Evan Dargen is the principal of Redbud Elementary. She has been with the district since 2011 serving for the past two years as principal at Angie Debo Elementary. She previously served as an assistant principal at both Angie Debo and Cross Timbers Elementary Schools. She also has many years of experience as a teacher and counselor. 

Dargen says it’s a dream come true to open Redbud Elementary Redbud-the district’s 18th elementary school and the first Edmond schools built east of I-35.  

Head Shot of Principal Evan Dargen

“I am so grateful for the opportunity to lead Redbud Elementary School,” said Dargen. “Developing and fostering a new community with a vibrant culture will be a team project, and my staff will be empowered to leverage their experience and creativity in a collaborative environment. I look forward to working hand-in-hand with staff, students, parents, administration and community members as we together build and create the legacy of Redbud Elementary.” 

Dargen has a master’s in counseling from Oklahoma City University and a bachelor’s in elementary education from the University of Oklahoma.