Independence Local Schools
Tom Dreiling oversees the business and operations of our district. Dreiling joined the district from the North Olmsted City Schools, where he has served as middle school principal. Dreiling has extensive background and a successful track record in facilities planning, instructional programming, and district operations. He received his Bachelor of Arts, Elementary Education and Teaching from Ohio Northern University and his Masters of Educational Administration from the University of Akron. In addition to working for North Olmsted City Schools, he was a principal at Woodford Elementary in Barberton, an assistant principal, and began his career as a 3rd and 6th grade teacher.
“Tom plays an integral role with our facilities and tangible components of the Independence Local Schools. Between myself, Mike, Tom, and Roger serving as a curriculum leaders to our district, along with our strong team of principals, we are continuing the excellence in academic achievement and growth of all our students.”