Waukee superintendent announces retirement

Submitted to DCN

Today, Cindi McDonald, superintendent at Waukee Community School District announced her pending retirement from public education at the end of the current school year.

“It is with mixed emotions I announce my retirement from public education effective at the completion of the 2018-19 school year,” McDonald said. “I am thankful for the opportunity to have served public education for the past 35 years, and it has been a true honor to work alongside outstanding educators in Waukee and across the state of Iowa. I am also excited to move on to the next chapter of life exploring new opportunities and adventures.”

Monday, January 14 the Board is scheduled to approve McDonald’s resignation submitted at the end of December 2018. The Board will begin outlining a process for hiring a successor during the next few weeks.