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New Principal Announcement

New Principal Announcement

Dear Benignus Community,

We hope this letter finds you well and enjoying a restful summer. As we prepare for the upcoming school year, we would like to share some important news regarding Benignus Elementary’s leadership. Mrs. Amanda O’Dowd will be transitioning to another administrative role within the district for the 2024-2025 school year. We thank Ms. O’Dowd for her leadership at Benignus.

In light of this change, we are pleased to welcome Mrs. Heidi Sebren as Benignus Elementary’s principal. Mrs. Sebren most recently served as a successful principal at Mueller Elementary and previously served as the assistant principal at Northampton Elementary. Mrs. Sebren brings a wealth of experience in educational leadership and a proven record of fostering academic excellence and a positive school culture.

Thank you for your continued support and commitment to Benignus Elementary.


New Principal Announcement

Dear Benignus Families,

I am thrilled and honored to introduce myself as the new principal of Benignus Elementary and return to this amazing school community! Most recently, I served as the principal of Mueller Elementary, but earlier in my career, I was an assistant principal at Northampton Elementary.

My passion for building excellent partnerships with staff, students, and families is something I truly look forward to as your new principal. I care deeply about a strong school culture and a learning environment where we work together to reach our greatest potential through supportive and productive relationships to help one another thrive.

In the near future, I will communicate ways that we can meet one another and how I will stay connected with you as your new principal. I’m excited about everything that we are going to achieve together and can’t wait to begin working with you and our Benignus Leopards!

Sincerely,
Heidi Sebren
Benignus Elementary Principal


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