Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School

Skip to main content
Main Menu Toggle

Administration

April Sneed
April Sneed
 
Jason Baird 
Jason Baird
 
Rebecca Cousin
Rebecca Cousin
 
Principal
 
 
Assistant Principal
 
Assistant Principal
cousinr@rcschools.net 

Welcome to the 2020-21 school year!  I am excited to begin my second year as principal of Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School, my tenth year as an administrator, and 21st year as an educator. Previously, I was the assistant principal at Rockvale Middle School for eight years and have taught ELA in Rutherford County Schools for many years prior to entering administration. As we continue to build a strong academic foundation at WBMS, our top priority will be to provide a positive learning environment where each student has the opportunity to reach his or her full potential in order to meet the challenges of high school.  To that end, it is important to me that each child feels welcomed, safe, and valued at Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School. Please do not hesitate to contact WBMS administration with questions or concerns.  I look forward to working with you throughout the school year to accomplish one of the most important and rewarding tasks there is-empowering today's students to grasp tomorrow's opportunities.

 

"Excellence in education is when we do everything we can to make sure they become everything they can." 

-Carol Ann Tomlinson

 

Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year.  Iā€™m excited to begin my second year as an Assistant Principal at Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School.  Prior to WBMS, I taught at Riverdale High School for 10 years in the Career and Technical Education department where I taught Criminal Justice and Forensic Science.  I look forward to working with students and parents to ensure that academic success is achieved to better prepare them for high school and beyond.

 

Thank you for welcoming me to WBMS; I begin my 13th year in education having been a special education teacher and response to intervention and instruction coach.  It is an honor to assist in leading our school in becoming a top school of Rutherford County adhering to policies and procedures yielding student growth in academics and character.  I am excited to be a part of the Whitworth-Buchanan community.