Gabe Schmidt, who for the last two years has served as the assistant principal of Heartland Middle School, takes over the leadership role at Cimarron Middle School, 3701 S. Bryant. He replaces Cordell Ehrich who left Edmond Public Schools to become a district administrator for Mid-Del Public Schools.

Schmidt has 10 years of experience in the district. He previously served as an assistant principal at Sequoyah Middle School and taught math at Central Middle School.

“I am beyond excited to be named the new principal of Cimarron Middle School,” said Schmidt. “I love the middle school environment, and I am very eager to meet the staff members and learn more about the future they envision for our students and the school as a whole.”