ST. CLOUD - Lincoln Elementary School in St. Cloud will have a new principal next year.

Beth LaCoursiere most recently served as an administrator in the Minneapolis School District. She will take over in the fall for Tina Lahr, who will be moving to Tech High School to become assistant principal.

LaCoursiere also has experience as an elementary and english language teacher, reading specialist, coach, counselor and administrator in Tempe Arizona.

The St. Cloud Area School District also announced three new assistant principal appointments for the next school year. Shannon Avenson at South Junior High, Becky Estrada at Apollo High School and Alicia Fischer at Tech High School.