Last Updated: 6/27/2022 1:30 PM

Dr. Larry YoungDr. Larry Young


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"I am honored to serve the MSD of Pike Township in my new role as superintendent.  I was born and raised in Pike Township, and I am a proud Pike High School graduate.  I reside in Pike Township and my children attend Pike schools.

As a resident of Pike Township and employee of the school district for the past 24 years, I have had the pleasure to see the MSD of Pike Township continue to grow.  I look forward to leading the district in taking the next step of unapologetically providing an excellent equitable learning opportunity for all students.  Together, I am confident that we will reach this goal.     

I would like to thank our Board of Education and community at large for your support and vote of confidence.  I anxiously look forward to continuing to serve the best community in the state  of Indiana."     

Brief Biography

Dr. Larry D. Young, Jr. has a professional career in the MSD of Pike Township spanning 24-years.  During this time, he has served in multiple positions: teacher, assistant principal, principal, Director of Student and Community Services, Director of Elementary Education, Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Education, Assistant Superintendent of Operations, Interim Superintendent, and Superintendent. 

Dr. Young is a 1992 graduate of Pike High School.  He and his wife reside in Pike Township and their two sons attend MSD of Pike Township schools.  Dr. Young graduated with his Bachelor of Science Degree in Education from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI).  His Master of Education and Principal Licensure were completed at Indiana Wesleyan University.  Finally, Dr. Young graduated from Purdue University, in West Lafayette, with his Doctorate of Philosophy. 

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