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News from Blue Heron
Posted on 07/12/2017
Welcome Principal GaffneyA warm welcome to Blue Heron's new principal, Patrick Gaffney!
Mr. Gaffney has 19 years of service in public education and has been a teacher, counselor, and administrator; most recently he taught mathematics in Memphis, Tennessee.  He was a 7-12 Assistant Principal/Athletic Director in Chewelah, Washington prior to his Tennessee experience.  He began his teaching career in Ocean Shores, Washington.  Mr. Gaffney says:

"I am excited and thankful to be selected as the Principal of the Blue Heron School. I look forward to becoming part of the Port Townsend community. Throughout the process of applying and interviewing for the position, each person I met was kind and genuine. I truly appreciated the opportunity to meet part of the community during the evening forum. It is very evident to me that education is a high priority for all stakeholders in this community. I look forward to serving the Port Townsend school district during the 2017-18 school year."