Dr. Desiree Rios Announcement

Dr. Desiree Rios to Serve as Tiffany Ridge Elementary Principal Starting in 2018-2019
Dr. Desiree Rios will serve as principal at Tiffany Ridge Elementary starting with the 2018-2019 school year, pending approval from the Park Hill Board of Education. Dr. Rios will start in July, following the June 30 retirement of current Principal Shawn Fitzmorris.

Since 2011, Dr. Rios has served as principal at Stanley Elementary in the Blue Valley Schools in Overland Park, Kansas. She previously served as the education services support team leader, a school improvement specialist and a teacher in Blue Valley. She started her education career in 1986 as a teacher in Kansas City, Kansas.

Dr. Rios received her bachelor's and master's degrees from Emporia State University and her doctorate from Baker University. She received the Blue Valley Excellence in Education Award and earned National Board Certification.