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It's our way of telling a story of the many
successes that are deserving of Ontario's pride.
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Paul Erlebach, OMS Principal

Paul Erlebach took the helm as Ontario Middle School Principal in 2008.  He had six successful years as Principal at Alameda Elementary and two as Principal at Cairo Elementary, prior to his transfer to OMS.  Mr. Erlebach's professional experience includes operating successful instructional programs such as reading interventions and responsible management of school budgets.

Mr Erlebach is a 1980 graduate of Ontario High School. He earned an associate degree from Treasure Valley Community College in 1982, a bachelor degree from Southern Oregon University in 1985, and a second bachelor degree from Eastern Oregon University in 1989.  In 1997, he earned his master's degree from Portland State University, and later his administrator's license from Lewis & Clark College.

Fluent in Spanish, Mr. Erlebach enjoys making annual trips to Mexico with his wife Rosa, daughter Gracia and son Paul Daniel.  Mr. Erlebach enjoys running, reading and being involved in his children's activities.

"I like assisting adults and children as they discover their passions in life," he says. "And, I love being a principal."