Over 700 staff and students will fill the halls of St. Edmond Catholic School on the first day, including a new president. Mary Gibb comes to St. Edmond by way of West Des Moines Valley and says several improvements to the school were made. Among the improvements include a new sound system in the auditorium and new heating system in the school library. Gibb says positive enrollment numbers have allowed the school to add another kindergarten section, while the older students will literally learn with their fingertips:
In addition to Gibb, St. Edmond will have 8 new staff members for the 2013-14 school year.