Alvaton Elementary School Principal Sarah Johnson has been named 2013 Kentucky Building Assessment Coordinator of the Year for her work as Curriculum Coordinator and Assessment Coordinator at Lost River Elementary School during the 2012-13 school year. She was hired as Alvaton principal during the summer.
Johnson (pictured with Warren County Public Schools Superintendent Rob Clayton after she received the award) played a big role in helping Lost River improve significantly on the state academic assessment. Lost River climbed from an overall score of 54.7 in 2011-12 to 59.7 in 2012-13. The school's percentile rank jumped from 38 to 58 in a single year.