Assistant Principals

Assistant Principal Jenny Daniel
(816) 359-4220

Mrs. Jenny Daniel began at Plaza for the 2019-20 school year, after working at Lakeview Middle School as an Administrator the past 3 years. This is Mrs. Daniel’s twenty-seventh year as an educator, and she considers herself a true “middle school person”, enjoying the teaming concepts and daily fun of adolescent learners.  Mrs. Daniel obtained her undergraduate degree in the teaching of English and Music from the University of Central Missouri back in the early 90’s.  She later continued her education obtaining her Masters and Educational Specialist degrees from William Woods University in secondary administration in 2002 & 2005.  Mrs. Daniel is married and resides with her husband James in the Park Hill School District.  They have six children and two grandchildren.

(816) 359-5863

Mrs. Jamie McSparin is starting her first year at Plaza Middle School as an Assistant Principal.  Before coming to Plaza, she was a teacher in the North Kansas City School District, and Columbia Public School District.  She comes from a science education and student support background.  

Mrs. McSparin earned her Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education with an emphasis in Earth Science and her Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Missouri.  She earned her Education Specialist Degree in Building Leadership from Arkansas State, and will start her Doctorate of Education program this August at William Woods University.

Mrs. McSparin and her husband, Tyler, are both Park Hill graduates.  Tyler is also coming back to Park Hill this year as a teacher at Lead Innovation Studio teaching math.  Together they have three young children, Hayden, Jake and Reed.