Principal
  • Principal - Mr. Lance Rackley


    Mr. Rackley is a native of Warner Robins, GA, and a graduate of Northside High School. He has earned degrees from the University of Georgia (B.B.A. in Finance and M.Ed. in Business Education), and Georgia College & State University (Ed.S. - Educational Leadership).

    Mr. Rackley left the business world to pursue his calling as an educator in 2002. He has taught various Business Education/ Computer Education classes (networking, hardware/software, and computer applications), and Marketing Education courses. He served as the Work-Based Learning Coordinator at Westside High School in Macon, GA, where he was also a DECA and FBLA advisor. He worked as an adjunct instructor in the Business/Computer Science department at Central Georgia Technical College where he taught computer applications.

    Mr. Rackley served as an Assistant Principal at Rutland High School, and then CTAE Supervisor for Rutland, Southwest and Northeast High School in Bibb County. He served as an Assistant Principal at Springdale Elementary prior to his move to Jones County School System. Mr.  Rackley worked at the Jones County 10-12 campus for 2 ½ years, and the Jones County NGC for 1 year prior to accepting his current position as the Principal of Turner Woods Elementary.

    Mr. Rackley is married to Mrs. Laura Rackley, Assistant Principal/CTAE Supervisor at Jones County High School. The Rackleys have two sons attending TWES; James and John. Mr. Rackley enjoys camping, fishing, hunting, biking, reading and attending UGA football games.


    Contact information:
    lrackley@jones.k12.ga.us
    478-986-2222<