The Beaufort Academy Board of Trustees has named Stephen Schools the new head of school, effective July 1. He will take over for Julie Corner, who has served as the interim head of school after the death of Randy Wall.
Schools is a native of Charleston and has studied at the University of North Carolina, The Citadel and Columbia University. He attended the program for independent school education at the Klingenstein Center at Columbia.
"My family and I are excited to become a part of the Beaufort Academy community," Schools said. "BA is a warm and welcoming place, and we look forward to becoming an integral part of the team. I am eager to get started and to help continue building upon the school's strong foundation."
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