Rodman Named Next Sugar Grove Elementary Principal


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(June 1, 2020) - Kristin Rodman will become the new principal of Sugar Grove Elementary in July. Rodman’s appointment has been approved by the Center Grove Board of School Trustees at its May 26, 2020 meeting.

Rodman has served as the assistant principal for Center Grove Elementary for three years. She spent two years at Center Grove Middle School Central as dean of students. Prior to that, she taught special education at Middle School Central.

“I have been blessed to be able to invest in our Center Grove Community for the last 14 years, and I am overjoyed to be able to continue that as part of the Sugar Grove Elementary Family!” said Rodman. “I look forward to getting to know each individual that makes Sugar Grove such a special place.”

“Kristin has proven herself to be a strong, compassionate leader and educator both as an assistant principal and dean of students,” said Dr. Rich Arkanoff, superintendent. “We are confident that she will be a great fit for the talented teachers and staff at Sugar Grove.”

Rodman holds a bachelor’s degree in Exceptional Need-Severe Interventions and a master’s degree in Education Administration and Supervision, both from Ball State. She and her husband, Matt, have two children, Brady and Zoey. Rodman will replace Jessie Hyde who has resigned her position to pursue another opportunity.