Boyceville school district has named Andy Hoeppner as its new elementary school principal.

Hoeppner previously spent five years as associate elementary principal at a school in Saudi Arabia and also three years as principal at Starr Elementary School in New Richmond.

Hoeppner was chosen out of a field of 32 potential principals, according to an email from Boyceville school district.

Hoeppner will be replacing Nick Kaiser, who is being promoted to the position of district administrator on July 1.