The Bellmore-Merrick Central High School Board of Education appointed Gerard Owenburg as the principal of Kennedy High School, effective July 1.
As an assistant principal at the high school for the last several years, he said in a statement that “I have tremendous pride in the Kennedy community and look forward to working with our families to provide a rich and caring high school experience for every student.”
“Mr. Owenburg is a caring, child-centered educator who is well-liked by our students and highly respected by our faculty and staff,” said acting principal David Seinfeld, who is a former principal of Calhoun High School. “I firmly believe that Mr. Owenburg will lead this incredible school to even greater heights in the months and years to come.”