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Steven Lyng

Head of High School

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Steven Lyng, Ph.D., a seasoned IB educator and administrator with more than 25 years of experience in secondary education and 16 years of leadership roles in International Baccalaureate schools, joined Léman in 2021 as Interim Head of High School. For the last 10 years, Steven has held senior leadership positions at Windermere Preparatory School in Orlando, FL, including Head of School, Assistant Headmaster and High School Director.

At Windermere, Steven successfully led the implementation of the IB program which resulted in pass rates of more than 90% in just two years and top-tier college admissions. As Head of School, he has led a faculty and staff of more than 200 and spearheaded Windermere’s online learning and reopening during Covid. Prior to Windermere, Steven served for six years as the High School Principal at Northridge High School, an International Baccalaureate High School in Middlebury, IN. Previously, he was High School Principal and Assistant Principal at Rochester High School in Rochester, IN. He began his career in education as a social studies teacher. Steven holds a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Purdue University, an M.S. in Educational Administration from Indiana University and a B.S. in Education from Indiana University.

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