May 27, 2015
GREENWOOD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
5251 – 37 John Tyler Hwy 757-345-0905 (office)
Williamsburg, VA 23185 757-645-4587 (fax)
MARILYN K. DAYTON
Marilyn K. Dayton presently serves as President of the Hampton Roads Association for Christian Schools in the coastal Virginia area. In addition, she is the district representative for central and eastern Virginia for the Association of Christian Schools International. While at Hampton Christian Academy for 23 years she served as the superintendent, high school principal, high school assistant principal, and elementary principal.. Before she became a dedicated leader in the Christian school movement, she was an assistant principal, middle school teacher, and a teacher of gifted students in Newport News Public Schools. While employed by NNPS, Mrs. Dayton was selected as a Teacher of the Year in 1997. In 2015 Mrs. Dayton received the HCA Sinclair Selden Lifetime Service award. Currently, Mrs. Dayton is the principal at Greenwood Christian Academy in Williamsburg, VA.
A graduate of The George Washington University School of Education, Mrs. Dayton was awarded the Master of Education Administration degree and was endorsed as a school administrator by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Association of Christian Schools International.
Mrs. Dayton has a total of over 30 years of experience as an educator. She is a strong supporter of Christian schools and has completed 15 years of experience as an administrator in Christian schools. Recently, she has served on multiple school accreditation teams with ACSI and Advanc-ED.
Together Mr. and Mrs. Dayton founded Kingdom Productions, a youth and world missions ministry, and traveled extensively to the United Kingdom, Latin America, and China. They served on the Crosswalk Community Church planting team, and in 2012, Mrs. Dayton traveled to Israel with Crosswalk Community Church members to celebrate the biblical Feast of Tabernacles.
- submitted by a school leader