Ms. Van Der Linden comes to us with many years of experience as an administrator and in the area of STEAM. She has been with the Ocean View School District for 13 years serving in many different roles. Ms. Van Der Linden earned her Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction, specializing in technology and Administrative Services Credential. Most recently, Ms. Van Der Linden served as Assistant Principal at Marine View Middle School. Lake View Elementary School was her first teaching assignment and she served on the planning committee when Lake View reopened as a STEAM school. Ms. Van Der Linden looks forward to serving as Interim Principal for the students and families of this community. Ms. Van Der Linden is committed to creating opportunities for student growth in all areas: academically, emotionally, and socially and is dedicated to promoting a positive learning environment where all students thrive.