Blyth Academy Waterloo is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathy Young as Principal.
“We knew that it would take an exceptional candidate with unique skills to fill this role. We searched for a candidate who has local knowledge, comes from a math and science background, has a great reputation in the community and has a proven track record as Principal. Ms. Young fulfils every criteria we need and more” stated Pat Shaw, President, Blyth Academy
Starting her career as a mathematics and computer science teacher in the Waterloo Region over 30 years ago, Ms. Young has built an enviable reputation within education. She has led Mathematics departments, been a Vice Principal and a Principal in four of region’s largest secondary schools. In 2010, her school community nominated her, and she subsequently received, the Stewart Award for Teacher Excellence. Not content with excelling in Ontario, Ms. Young also has a passion for the international aspect of education, leading students in their studies in Europe and South America during summer programs over the past 12 years. It is a pleasure to welcome Kathy to the Blyth Academy team. We look forward to her leadership of our new Waterloo Region private high school.