Mrs. Arnette is going to be a great addition to our leadership team in Dawson County as the new principal of Robinson Elementary School. She brings with her a wealth of experience from the entire K-12 spectrum and will be instrumental in helping Dawson County continue to strive for academic excellence. Mrs. Arnette will take over the principalship on July 1, 2017.
Page Arnette is a native of Hall County and grew up in the community of Oakwood, GA. She began her teaching career as a high school science teacher. She has taught high school chemistry and physical science as well as served as a school and district administrator in all grade levels, K-12. Prior to coming to Robinson Elementary School, she served students in a variety of areas in Georgia, including Oconee County, Elbert County, Valdosta City, and Forsyth County Schools. From 2010-2012 as Assistant Principal, Mrs. Arnette also helped open Riverview Elementary School here in Dawson County. Although she has worked with students of all ages, her passion is working with elementary children as they experience the excitement of learning and achieve success, in the classroom and beyond.
Mrs. Arnette’s educational background includes an undergraduate degree in Secondary Science Education from The University of Georgia, a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Clemson University, and an Educational Specialist degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Piedmont College.
Mrs. Arnette is married to Jeff Arnette, educator and Head Football Coach at South Forsyth High School. Coach and Mrs. Arnette have two children, Kennedy (13) and Jackson (9). She enjoys watching sports, listening to music, getting outside for long walks, and traveling. Although they have a busy schedule, especially during football season, the Arnettes love spending their spare time together just playing in the yard or visiting with family and friends.