Meet the Principal!



Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Lisa Wright

South Lamar School is such a special place to learn and grow. We are proud of our beautiful school and have high expectations for each and every student. Our students are kind, compassionate, and resilient. Together with our dedicated staff, we strive to make connections with students to help them feel valued, accepted, and safe. Forward-thinking, fostering passions, developing responsible citizens, and preparing for tomorrow’s opportunities will continue to guide our mission to provide a rigorous and joyful inclusive school environment.

  Dr. Lisa Wright

Dr. Lisa Wright was born and raised in Millport, Alabama. South Lamar School is her alma mater where she was a member of the varsity cheer team and a 1997 graduate. Dr. Wright began her education career in Aliceville Elementary where she taught 1st and 3rd grades. She then moved to South Lamar in 2005 where she taught 1st grade, kindergarten, and was K-12 Librarian. Dr. Wright entered into administration in 2016 as assistant principal where she served for 3 years until becoming principal. This is her 4th year as principal at South Lamar School. Dr. Wright is married to Lane Wright. They have two sons, Brooks (16) and Max (14). They reside in Millport.

Dr. Wright has enjoyed each and every aspect of her educational endeavors and looks forward to continuing to work cooperatively with students, parents, and staff to help South Lamar School reach its highest potential.


Bachelor's of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of Alabama

Master’s in Elementary Education from The University of West Alabama

Master’s in Library Media from The University of West Alabama

Master’s in Instructional Leadership from The University of West Alabama

Education Specialist Degree in Library Media from The University of West Alabama

Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from The University of Cumberland