When will the name of the new Prairie Park School principal be announced?
On March 2, the Journal-World reported that David Williams would be the elementary school's new principal.
Williams, 41, will arrive in July to replace Vicki Weseman, who decided to resign. Williams is in his fifth year as principal of Shumway Elementary, a year-round school serving 820 students in the Phoenix suburb of Chandler, Ariz. Prairie Park, 2711 Kensington Road, serves 440 students.
Williams earned a bachelor's degree at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and a master's degree at Arizona State University. He began his career in 1984 as a second-grade teacher in Omaha, Neb.