As former Rolling Hills Elementary School principal Nick Reichhoff takes on the new role of district director of employee and instructional services starting Tuesday, the Mukwonago School Board approved hiring Casey Blochowiak as the next Rolling Hills principal at the July 28 meeting.
Blochowiak, who taught social studies at Mukwonago High School and worked as a reading specialist there before taking a position as associate principal at Menonomee Falls High School last year, is happy to be back in the Mukwonago district.
“It feels like home,” Blochowiak said, pointing to the dedication of MASD staff, students and families as the magnet that pulled her back to Mukwonago.
In a letter to students, Blochowiak recognized the hard work of students and teachers that gave put Rolling Hills among schools the exceed expectations on the state’s school report cards. She also noted the importance of having a positive school environment.
“Teamwork will help us achieve these goals because together everyone achieves more with organization, respect and kindness,” Blochowiak said in the letter.
Blochowiak starts as the Rolling Hills principal on Aug. 1.