April 23, 2015
Middle School #5 principal announced
Kennewick School District is pleased to announce that Kevin Pierce has been named the new Middle School #5 principal. Pierce, currently the principal at Park Middle School, will spend next year planning for the opening of the new Middle School #5.
For the first part of the 2016-17 school year, students attending Middle School #5 will reside in the old Desert Hills Middle School building until their new school opens in early 2017. New middle school boundaries are expected to be announced no later than November 2015.
During his 23 years in Kennewick School District, he has served in the following positions:
- 7 years as Principal at Park Middle School
- 2 years as Assistant Principal at Highlands Middle School
- 1 year as Certificated Administrative Assistant at Highlands Middle School
- 9 years as teacher, team leader at Highlands Middle School
- 4 years as special education teacher at Desert Hills Middle School
Pierce earned his principals credentials from Heritage University.