Streb tapped as interim principal at Buerkle

Rocky Streb

Rocky Streb

Arthur “Rocky” Streb has been selected as interim principal for Buerkle Middle School.

Streb has served the Mehlville School District for 23 years as a teacher, coach and administrator.

“He has been very effective in his role as an assistant principal at Oakville High School for the past six-and-a-half years,” Superintendent Terry Noble stated in a district news release. “He will provide exceptional leadership for the students and staff at Buerkle.”

Streb is looking forward to working with Buerkle Middle School pupils.

“The middle school years are a critical time in a student’s life and it is an awesome responsibility to have an impact on young people at the age,” Streb stated in the release.

Streb will be paid $104,000 as interim principal. He will replace Scott Hayes, who was named the new director of special services for the Mehlville School District. Hayes will be paid $97,785.