Joe McCauley, assistant principal of Frost Junior High School in Schaumburg’s School District 54, will join La Grange School District 102’s administrative team as the new principal of Ogden Avenue School in La Grange. McCauley’s appointment was approved at the Feb. 17 Board of Education meeting and he will begin his new role Aug. 1. He will be taking on the principal role following Pattii Waldo’s retirement, who served as Ogden’s principal for the past five years. McCauley was selected after extensive interviews that included parent, staff and administrative committees. Superintendent Kyle Schumacher, Ed.D. believes McCauley’s background in special education, passion for educating children and his ability to connect with people will help build upon the strong foundation at Ogden.