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Phone: (859) 381-3740
Degrees and Certifications:
Educational Specialist Postgraduate Degree -Instructional Leadership -Principal, All Grades – Eastern Kentucky University
Master’s Degree in Literacy - Specialist Endorsement, All Grades – University of the Cumberlands
Bachelor of Arts Degree -Biological Sciences and Chemistry Teaching, Grades 8-12 – Eastern Kentucky University
Tracy Parks is an seasoned educator with over ten years’ experience in the classroom and a subsequent six years in leadership. She is a noteworthy architect in data acquisition, organization, and analysis; as well as a focused advocate in the fields of literary and multi-tiered systems of support. She has worked within FCPS for over 10 years, beginning as a biology and chemistry teacher at Locust Trace AgriScience Center and most recently holding leadership positions as Literacy Specialist, MTSS Specialist, Data Specialist, and Administrative Dean. Her driving force in education is building pathways to success for all students - meeting them where they are and inspiring the drive to achieve at their highest potential.
Ms. Parks has a daughter named Liv that will soon be entering high school and wishes to pursue her math & art talents. She also has two rescue dogs named Luke-Wanda and HaKu that are as curious as their names. When Ms. Parks is faced with overwhelming challenges, there is always one quote that comes to mind that re-centers her in her efforts, “Do I crumble, or do I pivot?” Wise words shared by a Peloton enthusiast - just reaffirming you never know where wisdom might find you. The quote is a reminder for Ms. Parks that moments of vulnerability can become moments of strength. It's all about a positive perspective and perseverance.