DeWitt Receives National Honor

Alexandria, VA (KICD) — A Spencer elementary principal is receiving national recognition.

Lucas A. DeWitt is among 61 outstanding elementary and middle school principals from across the nation and abroad who have been named as 2013 National Distinguished Principals (NDP) by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP).

The 2013 National Distinguished Principals will be honored Friday at an awards banquet at the Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C., as part of a two-day program, which for more than 20 years has been generously funded by VALIC. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will provide congratulatory remarks.