Lakeridge Elementary has a new principal hailing from Ohio. Andy Labadie will begin as the new principal of the school on July 1.
Labadie has been the principal at Arrowhead Primary School, grades kindergarten through fourth, in Copley, Ohio, for the past four years. Before that, he was the director of instruction in Bath, Ohio.
Labadie and his family will be moving to Washington this summer.
Fred Rundle, the current principal at Lakeridge, will be moving to a new position in the district's administrative office this summer.