Tri-Central Community Schools has announced that Mr. Adam Long has been named the new principal of the Middle/High School starting July 1, 2016. Long replaces long time principal, now superintendent Mr. Dave Driggs.
Long comes to Tri-Central from Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School in Flora, IN where he acted as the assistant principal for the past 3 years. Prior to his time at Carroll, Long spent 7 years at Madison-Grant Jr.–Sr. High School as a Special Education and History teacher. He also coached Cross-Country and Boys Track and Field. He started his career in 2004 at Taylor MS/HS as their Alternative School teacher. Long is from the area. He graduated from Eastern High School in 1998 and has lived in Greentown his whole life.
When asked about his new position Long responded, “I am excited about the new opportunity and am ready to start working with the staff, students, and community to prepare for the coming school year. I was able to student teach here in 2004 and fell in love with the school. “
“I also understand schools are continually under a lot of pressure to meet new academic standards and are constantly forced to make adjustments to stay current with growing trends. I am excited to help usher in one to one devices this fall and work to help the school grow academically to continue to be one of the highest performing schools in the area. With the collaboration of the staff and students Tri-Central will fulfill their vision of being a SMALL SCHOOL - BIG RESULTS!