ST. PETER — Doreen Oelke has been named as the new principal for South Elementary Early Learning Center in St. Peter.
Oelke was selected from 34 candidates. She is the Title I lead and targeted services coordinator for Waseca Public Schools.
She has more than 25 years of experience in education, including serving as a teacher of kindergarten, first grade and third grade at Hartley Elementary School in Waseca. She was named Waseca Public Schools' Teacher of the Year in 2010.