We are pleased to announce that Mr. Jordan Funk was approved by the Board of Education to serve as the Principal of Discovery Intermediate School starting in the 2021-2022 school year.
Mr. Funk earned his Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies from Tabor College in 2011. Upon graduating college, Jordan was invited to attend the Kansas Teacher of Promise Seminar. Jordan earned his Master of Science in School Leadership from Baker University in 2018.
Mr. Funk started teaching 3rd grade in Wichita Public Schools in 2011. In 2013-2015, Jordan taught 6th grade at Maize Middle School, and in 2015-16 taught at Life Prepatory Academy. Jordan taught at Discovery Intermediate School from 2016-2018. In 2018, Mr. Funk became the Assistant Principal and Athletic Director of Valley Center Middle School.
Mr. Funk has served as a coach during his career. He coached 8th grade boys basketball at Maize Middle School, and then 7th grade boys basketball and 7th grade boys football at Eisenhower Middle School.
Jordan is grateful for the support of his wife Melissa (2007 Goddard High School Alumna) and three children, Cora (six), Lily (two), and Luke (18-months).
Mr. Funk is excited to, again, be serving the students, staff, and families of Goddard Public Schools.