Assistant Principal

Phone: 727-547-7689 ext. 2015


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Michael Smith

Mr. Smith began his career in education in 2008.  Originally from the Chicago area, he attended Illinois State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Middle Level Education and a Master of Arts Degree in Curriculum & Instruction.  He also attended Western Governors University and earned his Educational Leadership degree.  Mr. Smith taught 6-8th grade English Language Arts in Illinois for six years before moving to St. Petersburg.  Prior to coming to OMS, Mr. Smith taught ELA at Azalea Middle School and Largo Middle School.  He has also been an Assistant Principal at Pinellas Park Middle School.


Mr. Smith believes in a quality education for every student, and is dedicated to making sure our students are prepared for not only high school, but also college, career, and life.