In appreciation and remembrance of Dr. Harold Sarver, the Hampton Middle School Library will receive a new name. On April 16, 2012, District officials will hold a re-naming ceremony, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the Middle School Library. The public is invited to attend.
In recognition of his many years of service to the District, the Middle School Library will be known as the “Dr. Harold Sarver Memorial Library.”
A reception will follow the ceremony.
Dr. Sarver, who died Nov. 28, 2010, was a longtime friend of the Hampton Township School District. He began his career as an elementary physical education teacher in 1963. In 1971, he was appointed as the Middle School assistant principal. In 1980, he was promoted to the position of Middle School principal, with dual duties as the District’s director of transportation.
Following his retirement in June 2003, he remained a consultant to the District transportation department for the 2003-2004 school year.
In 2005, Dr. Sarver was appointed to the School Board, replacing Art Berg. He served on the Board until the time of his death in 2010.