Principal, Mr. Ricky English
ULHS Principal, Mr. Ricky English, has served as Assistant Principal and Director of Career, Technical, and Agriculture Education (CTAE) at ULHS and is starting his eighth year at the school and his first year as Principal. He holds an Educational Specialist's Degree in Educational Leadership and a Master of Education in Educational Leadership from Columbus State University and a Bachelor of Science in Education with a major in Health/Physical Education from the University of Georgia. Prior to moving to ULHS in 2015, Mr. English served as Assistant Principal at Upson-Lee Middle School for two years. He also worked as a health/physical education teacher, graduation coach, and assistant principal in the Griffin-Spalding school system prior to returning home to work in the Thomaston-Upson School System. He is a graduate of the Georgia Leadership Institute for School Improvement and represented ULHS and Georgia’s Central Region on the CTAE Directors State Advisory Committee. He and his wife Shay were members of the first graduating class at Upson-Lee High School in 1993. They have two children who attend Upson-Lee High School.