Nathan Polston (left) is welcomed as the new Pierceton Elementary School principal by Whitko Community School Corporation Superintendent Steve Clason. Post & Mail photo / Christie Barkley
PIERCETON â€” Whitko Community School Corporation welcomed the newest administrator to its education team Monday night.
Nathan Polston will take the helm at Pierceton Elementary School as the new principal.
Polstonâ€™s position was voted on by the Board of Trustees during the July 3 work session.
â€śItâ€™s exciting to have Nathan on board,â€ť said Superintendent Steve Clason. â€śHe comes to us with great credentials. He is just what Pierceton needs to go to the next level.â€ť
This will be Polstonâ€™s first administrative position. Previously he was an elementary teacher at Leesburg Elementary.
Polston and his wife, Krista, reside in Warsaw and are expecting their first child in August. She is a special education teacher with Warsaw Community School Corporation.
While serving in the Warsaw district, Polston worked to create a â€śhighly successfulâ€ť learning community. He coordinated a reading program at Leesburg, chaired the Safety Committee, coordinated a family involvement event, and assisted in developing curriculum.
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