Sterling High administrator, of Dixon, new assistant principal
ROCK FALLS – Vicki Dunphy is moving across the river.
The Rock Falls High School Board on Wednesday hired Dunphy, an associate principal at Sterling High School, to be its new assistant principal. The board approved a 10-and-a-half-month contract that includes a $70,000 salary.
Dunphy, of Dixon, has been the associate principal at Sterling High School since 2010. She served as dean of students there from 2009 to 2010. She was a math teacher at Challand Middle School from 2001 to 2009.
Dunphy replaces Assistant Principal Mike Berentes, who is moving up to the principal position; Principal Ron McCord is moving up to the superintendent post, and Superintendent Jane Eichman is retiring.
The new administration takes the helm July 1.