On June 6, 2017, the Cumberland County School Board approved Mr. Michael Camden as the new principal of Cumberland Middle School, effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Camden, a former teacher at Cumberland Elementary School (CMS), is currently serving as the Assistant Principal for CMS. He came to the division from Hopewell City Public Schools, where he was the Supervisor of Alternative Programming and District Intervention. He has also served as an assistant principal and a principal for Mecklenburg County Public Schools. He was named Cumberland County Public Schools (CUCPS) Division Teacher of the Year in 2010. In addition, he has coached basketball and soccer. Mr. Camden has a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education from Longwood University and a Master of Supervision and Leadership from Liberty University.
Dr. Amy Griffin, Superintendent of CUCPS, stated, “The division is pleased to have Mr. Camden on our staff as the new principal of Cumberland Middle School. He is eager to get started and I invite everyone to join me in welcoming him to his new position.”