The Principal

 Mark Rose

Phone: (859) 381-4955


Degrees and Certifications:

Mark Rose

Rose joined ACE in July 2019 with 29 years of experience, including 20 years of teaching in the Clark County Schools at Shearer, Hannah McClure, and Providence elementaries and Clark Middle School. After a year as the professional growth and effectiveness coach at Glendover Elementary in Fayette County, he became the principal of Providence Elementary in 2011. When Providence closed in 2014 with consolidation, he became principal of Shearer Elementary.

Rose earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Eastern Kentucky University, a master’s degree in elementary education from Morehead State University, and his Rank I in instructional leadership from EKU. Rose has two German shorthaired pointers named Agnes and Avery Ann.