After 36 years, Kirk Denning retires from JCPS

After 36 years of serving Johnston County Schools, former longtime Princeton High School principal Kirk Denning has retired.

Denning retired in June as an administrative officer at the central office. Before that, he served one year as the county’s athletic director.

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Kirk Denning


  1. Grace Worley on July 10, 2018 at 5:11 pm

    The school system is going to miss this kind, gentle, and super hard worker. Happy retirement to you Mr. Denning. Retirement is lots of fun–ad busy as ever, but you choose your own schedule.

  2. Ann Warren on July 10, 2018 at 5:36 pm

    Congrats!!Enjoy the time ahead.We go way back. Great memories!!

  3. Thurmond Sheppard on July 11, 2018 at 7:05 pm

    Congrats Mr Denning. Served Princeton very well, and made a major impact in our family lives. Larkeysha & Myself thank you very much!!!

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