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New principal appointed at West Elementary

Published: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 10:15 a.m. CST

SYCAMORE – Rebecca Dahn has been appointed to be the new principal of West Elementary School in Sycamore.

Dahn has been a principal at Fremont Intermediate School in Mundelein. Before becoming an administrator, Dahn was a third grade teacher, a learning disability/resource teacher and a behavior disorder teacher.

“It is with honor and great pleasure that I accept the position of principal of West Elementary School in Sycamore,” Dahn said. “I am impressed with the initiatives and the positive direction of District 427 and am excited to meet the challenges of this opportunity. Through collaboration with the West Elementary staff, we will support the mission and core values of the district, ‘to empower all learners to succeed in their world.’ “

Dahn and her husband live in South Elgin. Her husband is a physical education teacher at Canton Middle School in Streamwood.

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