Kelly McDermott Selected as Next Kenwood Trail Middle School Principal
Lakeville Area Schools Superintendent Michael Baumann announced on May 11 the hiring of Kelly McDermott to be the next principal at Kenwood Trail Middle School pending formal School Board action on May 25. She was selected from a talented pool of candidates that included involvement and input from Kenwood Trail Middle School staff, parents and students.
McDermott is currently the Assistant Principal and Dean of Students at Lakeville South High School, where she has worked since 2019. She will officially begin as Kenwood Trail Middle School principal on July 1.
"I’m thrilled at the opportunity to work with the students, staff and community at Kenwood Trail Middle School,” McDermott said. “I love working with middle school students and it has been my dream to be a principal of a middle school. I couldn’t be more excited to step in after Principal Eisenthal who has been such a wonderful leader for Kenwood for many years.”