Mr. Chad Heintzelman
Middle School Principal
(570) 784-2850 - ext. 2150




Mr. Heintzelman graduated from Warrior Run High School in Turbotville, Pennsylvania.  He earned his bachelor’s degree in Health and Physical Education from Slippery Rock University.  While at SRU he also received a minor in Adapted Physical Education and Rehabilitation.  His master’s degree in Curriculum and Supervision was awarded to him from Bloomsburg University.

Prior to becoming the Central Columbia Middle School Principal Mr. Heintzelman taught in the Central Columbia School District from 1997-2008.  He also coached JH football, JH wrestling, and was the scorekeeper for the Varsity girls’ softball team for several years.

Mr. Heintzelman has been married to his wife Apryle since 1998.  Mrs. Heintzelman is one of many outstanding teachers at Central Columbia Elementary School, where she teaches fourth grade.  They reside in the Central Columbia School District and have a son Elijah, and a daughter Ali, who currently attend the Central Columbia Elementary School.  Mr. Heintzelman enjoys spending time with his family and his favorite hobbies include hunting, fishing, and many other outdoor activities.