My name is Lori Cox. This will be my eighth year as principal of North River Elementary School.
I grew up in Mount Sidney and graduated from Fort Defiance High School in 1982. I live in Mt. Pisgah with my husband, Doug and two sons.
I attended Radford University and James Madison University and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1987.I began my educational career teaching Science at Robert E Lee High School in Staunton. I also taught high school at Fort Defiance and Buffalo Gap.I taught middle school science at Stewart Middle School while attending JMU graduate program and obtained a Masters in Education in 2002.I was an instructional supervisor for Augusta County from 2002-2012. I worked with Science, After School, Libraries, and Response to Instruction. I have had the pleasure of working with the North River faculty and students through my duties as a supervisor. I look forward to working with the community and parents along with the teachers and students to make North River the best school it can be.