Lafayette Parish School System Interim Superintendent Appoints New Principal

Interim Superintendent Irma Trosclair has appointed Ms. Amber Oubre as principal of Edgar Martin
Middle School.Ms. Oubre earned a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Education degree from
the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.Ms. Oubrehas nineteen years of experience in the field of
education. She began her career teaching English Language Arts at N.P. Moss Middle School. Ms. Oubre then
transferred to Scott Middle School,where she continued to teach English Language Arts before advancing in
to the position of instructional leader. After serving seven years as an instructional leader, Ms. Oubre was
promoted to assistant principal of Scott Middle School. During her tenure at N.P. Moss Middle School,
Ms. Oubre was chosen as Teacher of Year.