New principal of Jennings Creek Elementary named: meet Dr. Cody Rich

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Jennings Creek Elementary School has named their new principal…meet Dr. Cody Rich! 

He has been the assistant principal of Warren Central High School since July of 2019. 

Before that, he was a high school biology teacher, varsity boys head & assistant basketball coach, varsity girls head basketball coach and varsity head track coach. 

He also attended Western Kentucky University for all of his collegiate and graduate education. Dr. Rich is excited to continue serving the community of Warren County. 

“I don’t feel deserving. I feel lucky to be put in this position and I’m lucky to have the support that I do. So the biggest feeling I’m feeling right now is just grateful to help kids in this role,” said Dr. Rich. 

“I’m excited for our students, I’m excited for our staff. I think they’re going to find very quickly that Dr. Rich is very passionate about all students. He has a strong background understanding the importance of developing positive relationships with students and staff,” said WCPS superintendent Rob Clayton. 

Dr. Rich will assume his responsibilities on July 1.