Three new principals have taken the helm of Amphitheater Unified School District schools at the dawn of the 2013-14 school year.

Paul DeWeerd, who formerly worked as a teacher and administrator in Tucson Unified School District, is principal of Canyon del Oro High School.

Prince Elementary School principal John Howe taught middle school and served as an administrator in TUSD for 12 years.

Dawn Tinsley, principal of Donaldson Elementary School, has worked as a teacher and administrator in TUSD, as well as Mesa and New Mexico.