Robert V. Connors Elementary School Administration
Dr. Sara Sims
Dr. Sims comes to Maine from Alexandria, Virginia where she worked with her team to move two different schools academically to come out of priority status. Before this success, she came to the Northern Virginia area from the Hampton Roads-Virginia Beach area where she had taught in all grade levels from kindergarten to 12th grade with specific focus on special education, secondary English, and theatre arts education. Dr. Sims is a Pennsylvania local who has spent her career in Virginia working with children of various backgrounds and educational needs to ensure educational success for all.
Sarah RentAssistant Principal
Sarah Rent is currently one of the assistant principals at Robert V. Connors School. Sarah formerly was the Assistant Principal at Longley Elementary and was a leading administrator in bringing the Longley and Martel school communities together prior to the opening of the new school. Sarah was the Assistant Special Education Director for the district for several years before moving to the Assistant Principal role. Sarah was a behavior strategist and prior teacher for many years for MSAD 51 before coming to Lewiston Public Schools to be a school administrator in 2013. Sarah has a Masters degree in Special Education and a Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Leadership.