DR. WILLIE BOYD, SR. ELEMENTARY SCHOOL – Dr. Willie Boyd, Sr. began his career as a teacher at Mayo High School in 1968 after his return from the Vietnam War. He became assistant principal before taking over as principal of Rosenwald High School. In 1982, he returned to Mayo as principal. Over the next three decades, he served as the school district’s Transportation Director, Assistant to the Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent for Administration, and Associate Superintendent. In 2017 he was named Acting Superintendent, the first African-American to do so. Dr. Boyd retired in 2018 after more than 50 years of service to the school district.