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Principal's Corner

Hello-I'm Shirley Hunter, Principal at Beach Elementary School.  This will be my 31st year at Beach.  I will start my 45th year in the Pascagoula-Gautier School District on Dec.1, 2019.  I taught Grade 2 at South Elementary School from Dec.1,1974-1985 (10.75 years), Grade 6 at South Elementary from Aug. 1, 1985-1987 (2 years), Central Office Curriculum Coordinator-1987-1988 (1 year) and Beach Elementary Principal since July 1, 1988.

I feel blessed to have taught or served as a teacher or principal to many of you, your children and/or grandchildren.  I love my job and look forward to serving many more years!!!!

If you have any questions or concerns, please call me at 228-938-6428 or e-mail me at

Shirley May Hunter