The Arcanum-Butler Local School Board appointed Mrs. Joni Pechie as the new principal for Arcanum Elementary School at a special Board meeting held on March 20, 2017. Mrs. Pechie will assume her new duties in the school district in August for the 2017-18 school year.
“I am honored to be given this opportunity. Arcanum Elementary has a dedicated staff and amazing students and families that I am excited to work with in a leadership role. I am looking forward to the many great things the future holds for Arcanum Elementary.”
Mrs. Pechie has been an outstanding educator in the Arcanum-Butler Local School District for 10 years, teaching Physical Education at Butler Middle School and Arcanum Elementary. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education from Miami University and will complete her Master’s Degree in School Leadership from Concordia University along with her Principal Licensure in July 2017. Mrs. Pechie resides near Ansonia with her husband Todd and their two girls, Makenna and Maci.
Pechie replaces Mr. Jason Clark who served the district for 2 years and resigned at the regular March Board Meeting. The district would like to thank Mr. Clark for his time and efforts and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors.