As Burns Middle School is being finished up for the upcoming academic school year, Dr. Danny weeks, Director of Dickson County Schools, announced that Dr. Corey Duke will be the Principal of Burns Middle School.
Starting in 2003, Duke began his career in the Dickson County School System at The Discovery School as their Elementary Physical Education teacher. In 2007 he accepted the Assistant Principal position at Creek Wood High School. After three years as an Assistant Principal, Corey became the Principal where he served in that role for four years.
In 2014 Dr. Duke stepped down from that role to spend more time with his family, returning back to the classroom at Dickson County High School. Two short year later, Corey returned to an administrative role as the Principal of Dickson Intermediate School where he has remained for the last three years.
Dr. Duke is elated at the opportunity to open Burns Middle School.