Scott Hargrove is entering his 5th year as principal of East Lincoln Elementary School and his 29th year as an educator. His teaching career began in Rutherford County Schools as a Social Studies teacher and coach at LaVergne High School. He returned home to teach and coach at Tullahoma High School from 1994 until 2007, where he served as the Dean of Men at THS from 2007 to 2012. Mr. Hargrove spent two years prior to being named the principal at East Lincoln Elementary as the assistant principal of East and West Middle Schools.
Mr. Hargrove views a collaborative school environment as the key to creating successful teachers and students. He believes partnerships with parents and community partners are essential to enriching the experience at East Lincoln Elementary School.