The Delavan-Darien School District is proud to announce the appointment of Blake Rowe as its new Phoenix Middle School principal. Mr. Rowe, who has been serving as the interim principal since October, brings a wealth of experience and a deep commitment to excellence in education to his new role.

Before stepping into the role of interim principal, Mr. Rowe was the assistant principal of Phoenix Middle School for the 2022-2023 academic year. His leadership during this time was characterized by innovative strategies and a collaborative approach, significantly contributing to the school's positive and inclusive learning environment.

Mr. Rowe's journey in education is marked by a passion for fostering academic excellence and personal growth among students. He holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership and has over a decade of experience in various educational and coaching roles, demonstrating a consistent commitment to student success and community engagement.

"I am honored and excited to lead Phoenix Middle School as its principal," said Blake Rowe. "Our school is a vibrant community, where every student is encouraged to reach their full potential. I look forward to continuing our work together, ensuring that our students not only achieve academic success but also develop the critical thinking and emotional intelligence skills necessary for lifelong success."

Under Mr. Rowe’s leadership, Phoenix Middle School aims to continue its tradition of academic excellence while expanding on programs that support the development of its students. Our school community is enthusiastic about embracing Mr. Rowe’s vision and leadership as it moves forward. The Delavan-Darien School District warmly welcomes Mr. Blake Rowe to his new position.