Who We Are – Nneka Jones

Nneka Jones Nneka “Nikki” Jones is personally and professionally driven by the biblical quote now translated to read, “To whom much is given, much is required.” Jones has risen through the ranks in the district beginning her career as a classroom teacher, student advisor, assistant principal, principal, and currently Director of Schools. She is matriculating through the Doctoral Program having already received a Master’s degree in School Leadership from Wilmington University. During her 22-year tenure, Jones is proud to have been the first principal of New Castle Elementary School, which currently is the only school that offers Chinese Immersion in the district. Jones is known for her outstanding leadership skills, infectious smile, and a deep commitment to students.