News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 23, 2013

School Board approves Mardis as principal at Woodrow Wilson, makes other personnel changes

Staff Report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Susan Mardis will be the new principal at Woodrow Wilson Middle School, effective Aug. 5. Mardis has been principal at Deming Elementary for several years and previously served as the Woodrow Wilson dean 10 years ago.

"I will always be a Deming Star and now I am a Warrior. Going to battle for kids," she wrote on Facebook.

The School Board approved Mardis as principal on Monday as part of the personnel report.

In other changes, the board approved:

-- Sarah Gore as the new Woodrow Wilson assistant principal. Last year she was a teacher at Otter Creek Middle School.

-- Jeanne Conley as an assistant principal at Terre Haute North Vigo High School; she has been a dean at North.

-- Shane Abrell as the new North Vigo athletic director; he had been a physical education teacher at Terre Haute South Vigo High School.