Newton High School



Lisa Moore - Principal

Mrs. Moore became an assistant principal at NHS in 2011.  Prior to that she taught English at McPherson High School, taught English at Newton High School, was an Instructional Coach at NHS, and was the administrator of the NHS Alternative High School.  She graduated with her Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education from KSU and her Master's Degree in School Leadership from Baker University.  Lisa will supervise all students last name H-O and will serve as the NHS Interim Principal for the 2016-17 school year..


Extension: 2023


Greg Dietz - Assistant Principal

Mr. Dietz became an Assistant Principal at NHS in 2001. Prior to that he taught and coached at Garden City High School for nine years and then served two years as an Administrative Dean.  He graduated from the University of Wyoming with a BA History/Secondary Education and received his Master's Degree in School Leadership at Ft. Hays State.  Greg serves as the Assistant Principal for students with the last name P-Z.


Extension: 2028


Brian Becker - Assistant Principal/Athletic Director

Mr. Becker started as an Assistant Principal and Athletic Director at NHS in 2015.  Prior to that he was the Athletic Director at Wichita North High School.  He has also served as the Athletic Director for Hesston USD 460, was an Interim Professor of Business at Bethel College, and taught Business & Computers along with coaching at Valley Center High School.  He graduated with his Bachelor of Science Degree in Secondary Business Education from Kansas State University, and his Master of Arts in School Leadership from Baker University.  Brian serves as the administrator for students with last name A-G.


Extension: 2066


Melinda Rangel - Assistant Principal/Director of Career and Technical Education

Mrs. Rangel became the Director of Career and Technical Education in August 2014 and the administrator for the alternative and virtual programs in 2015. In addition to these responsibilities, Mrs. Rangel will serve as an assistant principal beginning in the 2016-17 school year. She was a business teacher for 16 years at Maize High School before coming to Newton where she taught in the business department for 6 years. Mrs. Rangel graduated with her Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education from Emporia State University and her Master's Degree in School Leadership from Baker University.


Extension:  2907