SCS Principal

Scott Charter Elementary Principal

D. Gross

Diane Gross is the Scott Charter School principal. She has seventeen years of education experience from California and Arkansas.

While in California, she spent nine years teaching in various elementary grade levels and five years serving as the principal of a rural K-8 school. Upon moving to central Arkansas she spent three years at the Arkansas Department of Education as a Program Advisor in the Learning Services Division.  She served in the School Improvement office for just over a year and then moved into the Charter Schools office.

She is a proponent of educational choice and believes that successful charter schools can and should be the incubators of innovation and change that will improve the education system. She looks forward to continuing to serve Academics Plus Charter School and promoting its continued success.

She has been married to her husband for 32 years and they have two adult children and one beautiful granddaughter.