Avondale School District Announces School Board Officers for 2012
The Avondale School District, an achievement-oriented learning community focused on student leadership and success in academics, the arts and athletics, announces that the Avondale Board of Education nominated and elected the following officers for 2012 at the January 9, 2012 School Board meeting:
- President – Sid Lockhart
- Vice President – Sean Johnson
- Secretary – Stephen Sucher
- Treasurer – Scott Bittinger
- Trustee – Ken Hedrick
- Trustee – Cyndi Pettit
- Trustee – Cynthia Tischer
In addition to the election of officers, January as School Board Recognition Month was noted by Avondale Superintendent George Heitsch, Ed.D., who thanked immediate past president, Cyndi Pettit, for her contributions, welcomed new board member Scott Bittinger and expressed thanks for those continuing with the board in 2012.
“We are truly fortunate to have the support and wisdom of our dedicated Board members,” acknowledged Dr. Heitsch. “The time and energy required to serve our students, especially in the current economic environment, is greater than many anticipated when becoming Board members. Their stewardship is appreciated by all.”
The Avondale School District is a collaborative community of teachers, staff and families working together to assure student success. The district, encompassing portions of Auburn Hills, Bloomfield Township, Troy and Rochester Hills, celebrates the richness of a diverse student population and strives to be a model school community that prepares students to be lifelong learners and contributing citizens to the world that awaits them upon graduation. Learn more about Avondale Schools, an AdvancED certified district, at www.avondale.k12.mi.us.