Catherine Trudell, Principal

Phone: 919-553-5811


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Catherine Trudell, Principal

Ms.Catherine Trudell is our wonderful principal for Clayton Middle School. She received her undergrad at East Carolina University and got her Masters Degree at UNC-Chapel Hill. Ms.Trudell was an English teacher for ten years, and she was an assistant principal in Wake County before she became principal of Clayton Middle School. She was born in Durham, North Carolina and her favorite places to go is New York City and Disney World. Ms.Trudell loves to read books about mysteries, have cookouts with her family, and walk her dog, Mr.Gatsby, who she saved from near death. She loves school athletic events and she would like to go to the Grand Canyon so she could stand next to something so large. Principal Catherine Trudell said, “I love making sure kids find their voice.”

Interview by Jenysis S.