Principal’s Page

About the Principal

Bonnie Kane became new BKW Secondary School Principal July 1, 2022. Prior to that appointment she had been an educator for 15 years and came to BKW in 2016. She was a grade 8-12 English and social studies teacher until her appointment in September, 2022 as BKW’s Career and College Readiness Coordinator. Kane earned a Bachelor of Science in Adolescent Education, majoring in English and social studies from SUNY-Oneonta, and a Master of Science in curriculum development and instructional technology from the State University at Albany. She graduated from SUNY Stony Brook with a Certificate of Advanced Study in educational leadership.

An introduction by Principal Kane

Dear Berne-Knox-Westerlo Secondary School families,

My name is Bonnie Kane and it is with great delight that I write this letter of introduction, for those who may not have met me, as your new Secondary School Principal. I’m honored to join the administrative team of a district that is so devoted to the success of all students. For the past 15 years, I have been a middle and high school English and social studies teacher, as well as the district’s Career and College Readiness Coordinator. My passion lies in educating all students to their fullest potential. I’m confident that my new role will provide me with the opportunity to work with all students within the building to ensure their engagement, growth, and success. I will work diligently to spend time with students, get to know their interests and abilities, and advocate for them tirelessly. VIEW ENTIRE LETTER

Please view the January newsletter from Mrs. Kane here