Dr. Cascio has served as the GKHS Principal since the 2020-2021 school year. During his time at GK he has worked with staff to move the graduation rate to 95%, collaborated with staff to create a more positive working environment and increased the ninth grade on track [graduation] rate to a projected 97%. He has earned his Masters from NIU and an EdD at Aurora University.
Dr. Cascio’s Statement: “Dr. Powell’s leadership has been an asset and I look forward to continuing the great work he has started. In October, I will transition into the Interim Superintendent position and begin collaborating with staff across the district and community. We will continue to work towards our Strategic Plan goals and uphold our mission statement.”