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Amber Walters Named Hattie B. Stokes Elementary Principal

Lebanon Community School Corporation (LCSC) is pleased to announce Amber Walters as the new Principal of Hattie B. Stokes Elementary. With a wealth of experience and a strong commitment to student success, Mrs. Walters brings a dynamic leadership style that will enrich the educational experience for students, staff, and the community.

Amber Walters joins LCSC from Avon Intermediate School West, where she served as Principal. Prior to her time in Avon, Mrs. Walters spent eleven years in the MSD of Washington Township in Indianapolis, holding various roles such as principal, assistant principal, and teacher. Her educational journey includes teaching experiences in both Indiana and North Carolina, showcasing her dedication to fostering learning environments that inspire student growth and achievement.

"I am thrilled to embark on this new journey with Lebanon Community School Corporation and Hattie B. Stokes Elementary," said Mrs. Walters. "Building positive relationships with students, staff, and the community is at the core of my approach to education. I am honored to be part of the LCSC family and look forward to contributing to its legacy of excellence."

Mrs. Walters holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Indiana State University and a Master of Arts in Education Administration and Supervision from Ball State University. She is a Nationally Board-Certified Teacher and has been recognized for her outstanding contributions to education, including being named the Indiana Association of School Principals District 8 Middle School Principal of the Year in 2021.

Throughout her career, Mrs. Walters has championed initiatives focused on student support, progress monitoring, and professional development. Her dedication to implementing effective teaching strategies and fostering collaborative environments has resulted in improved student outcomes and enriched school communities.

Outside of education, Mrs. Walters enjoys spending time with her family, reading, volunteering, and traveling. Her commitment to serving others extends beyond the school setting, as demonstrated by her involvement with the Mary Lee Maier Food Pantry in Avon.

“I am confident that Mrs. Walters’ heart for people (students, staff, and families) will be immediately evident. She is an advocate for teachers and staff and will work alongside our school community to meet the diverse needs of our students,” stated Dr. Jon Milleman, LCSC Superintendent. 

LCSC welcomes Mrs. Amber Walters as the new Principal of Hattie B. Stokes Elementary and looks forward to her leadership in shaping a bright future for our students.