New Superintendent Announced
Rock Rapids, Iowa
Central Lyon Community Schools Offers Contract to New Superintendent
The Central Lyon Board of Education has offered a contract for the position of Superintendent of School to Mr. Brent Jorth. Mr. Jorth is currently the high school principal at Webster City Community Schools in Webster City, Iowa. Mr. Jorth received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Iowa State University in 2002, a Master’s of Science in Educational Leadership from Drake University in 2009 and his Superintendent’s Endorsement from the University of Northern Iowa in 2018.
Mr. Jorth began his teaching career in Baxter, Iowa as a social studies teacher and football and boys’ basketball coach. Mr. Jorth then went to Van Meter and Indianola schools as a teacher and coach, followed by administrative experiences at Coon Rapids-Bayard and his current position in Webster City.
Mr. Jorth replaces Mr. David Ackerman who will be retiring at the end of the current school year. Mr. Jorth will begin his employment with the Central Lyon Community Schools on July 1, 2019.