LEMONT – The District 113A Board of Education unanimously appointed Maggi Burkhardt to a newly created assistant principal position at River Valley School.
The position was constructed to support the more than 250 additional students in the school with the fifth-grade classes moving there.
Burkhardt has been with District 113A as a school psychologist for 10 years and has served all of the buildings within the district at various points in her career.
She has served on the discipline committee, school improvement teams, and the crisis team. She has also acted as a trainer for new staff orientation and served as an internship supervisor.
Burkhardt earned a master's in education administration from Governors State University. Additionally, she holds a master's in school psychology with school psychologist and general administrative endorsements from the Illinois State Board of Education.