Seasoned educator to serve as assistant principal of Indian Hill Primary School and Indian Hill Elementary School

NEWS RELEASE: Heather Higdon, Director of Communications

INDIAN HILL, OH  (August 22, 2020) – The Indian Hill School District welcomes Andrew Gruber to the administrative team.

Andrew Gruer, Asst Principal, Indian Hill Primaary & Elementary School (Provided)

Gruber will serve as the assistant principal of Indian Hill Primary School and Indian Hill Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year, pending Board approval. Gruber comes to the District from St. Xavier High School where he served as the director of enrollment management.

“Mr. Gruber brings excellent director-level management skills to our District, with deep knowledge of best educational practices having spent several years in classroom education leadership roles,” said Indian Hill Superintendent Kirk Koennecke. “We are thrilled to welcome Mr. Gruber to our Brave team.”

Prior to his tenure at St. Xavier High School, Gruber served from 2010-2019 as a teacher with Sycamore Community Schools. He helped lead science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) work within Sycamore and was an integral part of the Sycamore Advisory Commission.

“I am truly honored and excited to join two wonderful teams in the Indian Hill School District,” said Gruber. “Indian Hill’s focus on community, collaboration, excellence, and growth ensures a learning environment that enhances the educational experience for all students. I look forward to supporting the Primary and Elementary School communities as we navigate this upcoming school year.”

Gruber earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Middle Childhood Education from Xavier University in 2010; he earned his Masters of Education in Educational Administration from Xavier in 2013. Gruber replaces Dr. Erin Owens in the assistant principal role; Dr. Owens was named principal of Indian Hill Primary School.

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