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Scott A. Cunningham


Scott A. Cunningham is principal of Orange Middle School (Olentangy Local School District) in Ohio. He has over 23 years of experience in education as a principal, assistant principal, and teacher.

As principal of Norton Middle School in Columbus, Ohio, Scott and his team transformed this low-achieving school into a nationally recognized model professional learning community.

With a poverty rate of over 75 percent and a diverse population of students from over 20 different countries, Norton earned an excellent rating from the Ohio Department of Education, making AYP in all areas and demonstrating above-average growth in value-added data (top 15 percent in the state).

He holds a BS in biology from Ohio Northern University and an MEd in curriculum and instruction from Ashland University.