Phone: 678-965-5010 Ext. 381513

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Dr. Tameka Osabutey-Aguedje, Principal

We are so #PineyProud to start the 2024-2025 school year!

My name is Tameka Osabutey-Aguedje, and I've been the proud principal of Piney Grove Middle School since June of 2022. I joined Forsyth County Schools in 2017 in the FCS Teaching and Learning Division as a Science/STEM/Health/PE Specialist. I was promoted to assistant principal at West Forsyth HS in 2020. I served as a Science teacher, assistant principal, and STEM Program Manager in Rockdale prior to my time in FCS. I earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology Education from Eastern Michigan University. I later received a master's degree in Instructional Technology from The University of Southern Mississippi and a specialist in Teacher Leadership from Mercer University. I earned a doctorate in Educational Leadership from Georgia State University completing a dissertation focused on principal leadership. I enjoy spending time with my husband Isaac, a Technical Associate Director of Analytics & Supply Chain, two adult daughters (Crystal and Chassidy) and two young boys who attend Piney Grove (Isaiah and Samuel).

 

PGMS is committed to our mission to prepare and inspire students to lead and succeed. Our students and staff at PGMS have G.R.I.T. Piney Grove Middle School is a community of learners who strive for academic and social success through Generosity, Responsibility, Integrity, and Teamwork. Our stakeholders are key in the creation and continued success of our GRIT Expectations. This framework was developed by staff and students to maintain our positive school culture in a changing community.

Our commitment encompasses the ongoing work to align our school improvement to the district’s beliefs:

Respect and empathy are vital to building trust.

All students and staff must be connected and supported.

All students and staff must have a strong sense of purpose.

All students and staff must be challenged to think critically and creatively.

Family and community engagement are essential to continuous school improvement.

We are also immensely proud to be a part of the Denmark and South cluster of community of schools:

Denmark: Big Creek Elementary School, Brookwood Elementary School, Shiloh Point Elementary School, New Hope Elementary School, Midway Elementary School, DeSana Middle School, and Denmark High School.

South: Dave's Creek, Haw Creek, South Forsyth Middle School, Lakeside Middle School, Piney Grove Middle School, and South Forsyth High School.

Phone: 678-965-5010 Ext. 381020

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Mrs. Danielle Sherfey, Assistant Principal

Greetings Grizzlies!

My name is Danielle Sherfey and I am beginning my 14th year in education. I came to Forsyth County Schools from Fulton County in 2014. I have served as an 8th grade ELA teacher, Graduation Coach, Instructional Coach, and Assistant Administrator during my time at Lakeside and South Forsyth Middle School. I am excited to be part of the Grizzly family as Assistant Principal over 6th grade for the 2023-2024 school year. In this role, I will be supporting our students and staff in engaging in authentic learning experiences as well as celebrating growth and achievements.

My educational background includes a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Columbus State University and a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education with a major in English Language Arts and a minor in Science from Eastern Michigan University.

Outside of school, my husband, Chris, and I spend our time supporting and cheering on our children Brayden (13) and Aria (10) in their activities. As a family, we enjoy watching sports, traveling, and spending quality time together with our dog, Diggie.

I am looking forward to serving our Piney Grove Community and continuing to learn and grow together!

 

Mrs. Sherfey serves students in 6th grade and is paired with counselor Mrs. Taylor

Phone: 678-965-5010 Ext. 382017

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Mrs. Liz Tuck, Assistant Principal

I am excited to serve as the assistant principal of Piney Grove Middle School.  I began my teaching career in Forsyth County in 1996 at South Forsyth Middle School.  I have served as a Math classroom teacher, Instructional Coach, Assistant Administrator and Assistant Principal at both elementary and middle school levels.  I am coming to Piney Grove after serving the Riverwatch community for the last 10 years, 5 as an assistant principal.

I hold a bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education from Auburn University (War Eagle!), a master's degree in Middle Grades Math and Science from Oglethorpe University and a specialist degree in Educational Leadership from Kennesaw State University.

My husband Matt and I have been active members of the Forsyth County community since 1998, and our three children, Sam, Coleman and Katie have been a part of the West Community of schools.

As I take on the position of 8th grade Assistant Principal, I will have the opportunity to establish new connections with the Piney Grove Community and contribute my expertise to the school's growth and success.

 

Mrs. Tuck serves students in 8th grade and is paired with counselor Mrs. Kinsey.

Phone: 678-965-5010 Ext.2015

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Mr. Jeremy Combs, Assistant Administrator

My name is Jeremy Combs and I am entering my 17th year as an educator and my 7th year in Forsyth County Schools.  Prior to education, I worked for Bose Corporation and served in the Georgia Army National Guard as a Combat Medical Specialist.  For the past 16 years I have taught all levels of middle and high school mathematics.  I have served as gifted coordinator, department chair, and grade level chair.  This year, I am excited to be joining the Piney Grove team as an Assistant Administrator.  My goals for the year are to connect with and support the teachers, parents, students, and community of Piney Grove Middle School.

My educational background includes a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from the University of North Georgia, Master of Arts in Gifted Education, and an Education Specialist degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Piedmont University.

Outside of school, I enjoy spending time with my family.  My wife of 19 years, Melissa, teaches AP US History and AP Government at North Forsyth High School.  Our children, Jayden (13), Michael (8), and Kayleigh (6), all attend Forsyth County Schools and are active in basketball, soccer, and cheerleading.  We enjoy hiking, camping, and Atlanta Hawks basketball.