High school will have new principal Dec. 4
HIGHLAND, N.Y. » Highland High School Assistant Principal William Zimmer has been promoted to principal by the Board of Education.
Zimmer’s first day in his new position at the high school will be Dec. 4.
He is succeeding Peter Harris, who is leaving the Highland Central School District to become principal of Ulster BOCES’ Hudson Valley Pathways Academy.
Zimmer has 26 years of experience in education and has been employed at Highland High School since 2014.
Prior to that, he worked in the Levittown school district, on Long Island, as a curriculum associate for English Language Arts, a district-level position in which he supervised all ELA/English teachers, reading teachers and library media specialists.
Zimmer previously served as a building administrator at Rondout Valley Middle School in Ulster County.