MASSILLON, OHIO –June 15, 2018 – The Massillon City School District has announced it has hired David Lautenschleger as the new principal at Massillon Washington High School. He will be replacing Paul Salvino who will now serve as the Massillon City Schools Superintendent.
Lautenschleger comes to Massillon from the Buckeye Career Center in New Philadelphia, where he served as the Special Education Coordinator. He has also served as assistant principal at Claymont High School and New Philadelphia High School as well as the Dean of Students at Tuscarawas Valley Local Schools.
"I feel very humbled and I look forward to following the leadership of Mr. Salvino," said Lautenschleger. “He has spoken very highly of his staff I look forward to continuing to serve the kids and the staff here on a long term basis."
Lautenschleger received his Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education/Early Childhood Education from Grove City College. He received his Masters of Education in Educational Leadership and Administration from Ashland University.
"I reached out to Mr. Lautenschleger because of his reputation and skill set as well as the enthusiasm he has for kids," said Superintendent, Paul Salvino. "I have no doubt that Dave will bring his passion, skill set and drive to Washington High School."