According to a press release, Holy Family Catholic Schools is pleased to announce the promotion of Resurrection Elementary fourth-grade teacher Sara Weires as the school’s next principal beginning in the 2023-2024 school year. 

Credit: Holy Family Catholic Schools Sara Weires
Credit: Holy Family Catholic Schools                                                             Sara Weires

Weires holds a Master of Arts in Education with PK–12 Principal/Supervisor of Special Education from Viterbo University and a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Clarke University. She has taught at Resurrection for the past seven years and in Holy Family Catholic Schools for 14 years, serving in a variety of system-level leadership capacities such as the writing benchmark, reading curriculum and Positive Behavior Supports committees.   

“As a Wahlert Catholic High School graduate and parent of two children in the Holy Family system, I am deeply rooted in Catholic education and look forward to continuing to serve Resurrection in my new role as principal."

-Sara Weires

Weires will replace the current Resurrection Principal, Denise Grant, upon her retirement at the end of the 22-23 school year. Grant previously mentored Weires during the completion of her master’s degree program. The pair will work closely throughout the second semester to support a seamless transition of leadership. Weires will officially assume her new position as Principal on July 1st.

Holy Family Catholic schools are dedicated to providing students with a premier education that will prepare them for a lifetime of success. They are an early childhood through 12th grade educational system, so in addition to a rigorous education, children will grow in a community equally focused on the development of spiritual and moral values. Holy Family Catholic Schools is accredited by the Iowa Department of Education and the Archdiocese of Dubuque. Get more information at or by calling 563-582-5456.

LOOK: Here are 25 ways you could start saving money today

These money-saving tips—from finding discounts to simple changes to your daily habits—can come in handy whether you have a specific savings goal, want to stash away cash for retirement, or just want to pinch pennies. It’s never too late to be more financially savvy. Read on to learn more about how you can start saving now. [From: 25 ways you could be saving money today]

See How School Cafeteria Meals Have Changed Over the Past 100 Years

Using government and news reports, Stacker has traced the history of cafeteria meals from their inception to the present day, with data from news and government reports. Read on to see how various legal acts, food trends, and budget cuts have changed what kids are getting on their trays.

More From Eagle 102.3