Some additional changes are being made with Scottsbluff schools administrators for the 2018-19 school year.
Jodi Benson, who has been Principal of Lincoln Heights elementary the last 12 years, will be principal of Bear Cub Preschool, replacing Frances Burkhalter, who will serve as the principal at Roosevelt Elementary this upcoming school year.
With Benson taking on a new position, Kraig Weyrich, Bluffs Middle School Assistant Principal has been selected as Principal of Lincoln Heights Elementary for the 2018-2019 school year. Weyrich is a former Bluffs Middle School Math Teacher who has been Assistant Principal at BMS since 2015.
At Bluffs Middle School Dr. Bree Rock will be the newest addition to the Administrative Team for the 2018-19 school year, replacing Weyrich as Assistant Principal. Dr. Rock has taught for 10 years in Scottsbluff Public Schools, the past 9 she has served as Spanish Teacher at BMS.
Westmoor Elementary will also have a new Assistant Principal. Lukas Benzel has been named Assistant Principal for Westmoor for the 2018-19 school year. Mr. Benzel will replace Jeremy Behnke who will serve as Principal of Lake Minatare Elementary next school year.
The Scottsbluff School Board is slated to approve the appointments of Dr. Bree Rock and Lukas Benzel at the its meeting this evening.