The Springfield district tapped Natalie Cauldwell to provide as interim principal of Parkview High School.
Cauldwell, in the beginning hired by the district in 1993, retired in 2019 following six a long time as principal of Glendale Higher School.
Not long ago, she has worked as an administrator with the district’s digital understanding system, Launch.
Cauldwell will swap Eric Ramsey, who resigned in late May perhaps following 11 decades as principal of Parkview. He has not manufactured public his ideas for upcoming calendar year.
The search for Ramsey’s lasting replacement will resume all through this university calendar year with the objective of saying the future leader in spring 2022.
For the past two a long time, the district utilized retired Springfield principals Judy Brunner and Steve Seal as the co-interim principals at Central Significant University. Nonetheless, a everlasting alternative was hired for the 2021-22 year.
Cauldwell, who has 31 years’ experience in community education, also served as principal at Pershing, Sequiota and York.
She was named the 2018-19 Superior College Principal of the Year by the southwest area of the Missouri Affiliation of Secondary Faculty Principals.
“I found my passion at the high college amount,” Cauldwell instructed the Information-Chief in 2019. “I genuinely join with teenage college students.”
She was assistant principal at Weaver and Doling and an choice faculty teacher, K-12 evaluation coordinator and curriculum specialist.
Her undergraduate and graduate perform was completed at the University of Texas in San Antonio. She has a specialist degree from Missouri Condition College and a doctorate in academic leadership and plan evaluation from the University of Missouri.
The district declared the interim principal Wednesday together with a advertising for Cara Stassel, who will serve as executive director of organization products and services. She will now be element of the executive management workforce.
Stassel has 12 many years knowledge with the district, most lately as director of business solutions. She has also labored in accounting and as a funds analyst. She earlier labored for the Missouri Condition Freeway Patrol.
“Dr. Cauldwell and Mrs. Stassel have equally designed major impacts on our district and community,” mentioned incoming superintendent Grenita Lathan, in a launch. “Both Natalie and Cara are extensively respected and we appreciate their willingness to serve in these important capacities as we look in advance to a new school yr.”
Claudette Riley is the education reporter for the News-Chief. E mail information recommendations to [email protected].