The Cardinal Community School District announced its middle school principal was nominated for an award.
Cindy Green, a Cardinal administrator since 2010, is the current principal of the district’s middle school and curriculum director. According to a news release, Green was nominated by her peers for the 2022 Middle Level Principal of the Year.
Green has served as 6-12 principal, preschool-5th grade principal for three years, and 5-8 principal since 2017. She was a middle school teacher at Cardinal before moving into administration. Among her many accomplishments, under her leadership, Cardinal Middle School scored the state’s highest middle school Conditions for Learning Score, which the school district says is an indicator of a positive climate and culture.
“I have had the privilege of working with Cindy for the past 12 years. A Cardinal Comet since first grade, Cindy cares deeply for her students and staff members, and she makes decisions every day to help change students’ lives for the better.”Cardinal Superintendent Joel Petersen
Green will be recognized at School Administrators of Iowa’s annual conference along with award recipient Jeremy Jones of Cedar Falls.