Tim Hornig has been named Coordinator of Student Services. Tim is an experienced high school administrator and teacher, who has worked collaboratively with students, parents, and school and district staff to build strong relationships and maintain a student-centered environment.
Tim joins IUSD from San Dieguito High School Academy in Encinitas, California, where he has served as Principal since 2011. Tim oversaw the implementation of the Common Core State Standards, integrated math, the school’s facility master plan (including the design and building of a new stadium and classrooms), and WASC Accreditation, while maintaining a culture intently focused on curricular supports for students. His responsibilities also included support for all students, including “at-risk” youth, management of the San Dieguito Parent Foundation, communications with key stakeholder groups, staff development and leadership of more than 100 staff members.
Previously, Tim served as the Assistant Principal of Discipline and as the Assistant Principal of Guidance and Curriculum for Dana Hills High School. His responsibilities included student discipline, WASC Coordination, oversight of all guidance and academic counseling for students, testing, professional growth, UC/CSU matriculation, student intervention coordination and evaluation of Social Science, PE and Special Education.
He resides in San Clemente with his wife, Sarah, who is a fifth grade teacher, his daughter Kylie who is 9 and his son Owen who is 8. Tim is excited to join the IUSD team and is looking forward to working with students, families, teachers and staff to support students and their families and to advance IUSD’s mission and goals.