The Reading Public Schools is pleased to announce that Kathleen Boynton has been appointed as the new Principal of Reading Memorial High School, effective July 1st. Kathleen is currently an Assistant Principal at Bedford High School in Bedford, Massachusetts. She is currently in a Doctoral program at UMass Lowell and has a Master of Arts in Secondary Education/History from Boston College and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from American University. Earlier in her career, Kathleen was a Program Co-Leader for the Brookline Global Leadership Academy for Brookline High School, and she was an Instructional Resource Specialist for the History and Social Studies Departments and a History and Social Science Teacher at Brockton High School. In addition to her strong content and instructional background, Kathleen has been the lead Assistant Principal for the STEP full inclusion program for students with social and emotional disabilities and the Lighthouse program for students transitioning to school from long absences at Bedford High School.
We want to thank you for the feedback that we have received over the last few days regarding the search and open microphone sessions. Your perspectives were very helpful and helped us in the decision making process.
Please welcome Kathleen to the Reading Public Schools!