Jean Haggard

Non-partisan candidate for Lexington County School District 1.


Occupation Retired from Lexington One on June 29, 2012, after serving as principal at Pelion High School from 1992 to 2012.


  • Pelion High School - Graduate
  • Newberry College – Bachelor of Arts
  • University of South Carolina – Master of Education

Experience in Political or Related Positions (Include the number of years in each position): I have served in Lexington One as a teacher, guidance counselor and assistant principal at Lexington High School for 26 years and principal at Pelion High School for 20 years.

Why should voters choose you in this election? I bring my experiences and proven leadership as an educator to this position. I am passionate about education and will never waver from my desire to serve our students and their families. I will advocate for effective and efficient innovation coupled with fiscal responsibility. I will promote a quality education for all students that will prepare them to be college and career ready. I will support Lexington One teachers, staff,and administrators.