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Sr. Dianne  Rumschlag, SND
Head of School
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Principal's Bio

Head of School


  • PhD in Educational Administration from Bowling Green State University
  • MA in English from the University of Minnesota
  • BA in Education from Mary Manse College of Ohio


  • Head of School at Guardian Catholic School since 2017
  • Executive Director of Education at Guardian Catholic Schools 2015-2017
  • Principal and teacher at Holy Rosary Catholic School in Jacksonville, FL 1996-2015
  • Founding member of Double ARC, a ministry of the Sisters of Notre Dame, serving children and their families through education, intervention and advocacy
  • Education consultant for the Sisters of Notre Dame
  • Principal of Catholic schools in Muncie, Indiana and Norwalk, Ohio
  • Junior high teacher in Catholic schools in Ohio


I grew up in northwest Ohio, the oldest child in a large family.  Having been taught by the Sisters of Notre Dame, I gradually realized that God was calling me to become a Sister of Notre Dame!  It has been my privilege to serve others through the ministry of education at schools in Ohio, Indiana and Florida.  I truly believe that education has the potential to change lives, and it is important to me to stay current in all of the best educational practices.  As the Head of School of Guardian Catholic, I am honored to work with our dedicated faculty and staff as we--together with the parents--help our students succeed in education and in life!