Dr. Chuck Bleyer Hired As District #348 Superintendent


The new Wabash District #348 superintendent is Dr. Chuck Bleyer. Bleyer was hired tonight by the District #348 school board to replace Tim Buss who is retiring effective June 30th.

.Bleyer comes to District #348 from the Pope County Community Unit School District #1 in Golconda in deep southern Illinois where he has been superintendent since 2014. Before that, Bleyer served as a K-8 principal at Ziegler-Royalton, assistant principal at Marion Junior High School after being a teacher for 13 years at his alma mater Marion High School.

Bleyer’s education background includes degrees from SIU-Carbondale and his Doctor of Education from McKendree University last year. Bleyer takes over as District #348 Superintendent on July 1st.