Longtime Tyner Academy Principal Carol Goss will be retiring after this school year.
But she will remain active with youth, participating in the Student Court program at Juvenile Court and other outlets
She was named in 2011 as one of only 15 national advisors to the Bill Gates Foundation.
Ms. Goss in 2012 was nominated for Tennessee Principal of the year.
Her 30 years with the county schools started out as a math teacher at East Ridge High School.
She was an assistant principal at Ooltewah Middle School before serving for five years as principal of East Ridge Middle School.
At Tyner, she was assistant principal for four years, then principal for the past 10.