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Leslie "Sissy"  Heyman
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Principal's Corner

Meet the CHES Principal

Welcome to Center Hill Elementary School! The faculty and I would like to thank you for letting us be a part of your educational journey. It is our sincere desire and goal to nurture our students as we provide an excellent and safe learning environment. We are excited about the 2019-20 school year and all the learning opportunities that will blossom throughout the school year.
     We encourage you to join our PTO and become an active participant in our numerous activities/opportunities that will contribute to your child’s education. We welcome your HELP and SUPPORT at CHES. Your input is valued as we strive to meet our goals.
     We are here to serve our students, parents, and community to the best of our abilities. Our doors are always open. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call for a conference or leave a message.  The faculty and I are looking forward to a successful and productive year with you and your family.
Sissy Heyman, Principal
Center Hill Elementary School
Home of the Mustangs




Kristy Hale,

Assistant Principal


Kristy Hale graduated from Mississippi State University in 1999 with a degree in English Education. She received her gifted certification from the University of Mississippi and her Pre-AP and AP certifications from the University of Arkansas and the University of Mississippi. She previously taught Pre-AP English at Tupelo High School and AP Gifted English Literature and Composition at Horn Lake High School. She completed her Master’s degree in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University in 2012. She is married to Harold Hale, also an administrator in the district. They have two sons, Kasdin and Trapper. Mrs. Hale is proud to be a Mustang!