Saturday , 1 October 2022

New Principal for H.E. Bourgoin Middle School

The Northern Lights Public Schools has announced that Tracy Casselman has been appointed Principal of H.E. Bourgoin Middle School for the 2021-2022 school year.

“Tracy is deeply committed to engaging students and staff in learning, and to building strong relationships with everyone in the school community to create a positive school culture,” said Superintendent Rick Cusson.

For the past year, Casselman has served as Assistant Principal at HEB. Prior to that she was one of the division’s Learning Consultants, and had the opportunity to mentor, coach and collaborate with teachers across the division in areas such as positive relationship building, numeracy, literacy, classroom management, differentiation, and formative assessment. During her 25-year career with Northern Lights, she also taught at Nelson Heights School in Cold Lake and Duclos School in Bonnyville.

“I am honored to accept the position of Principal at H.E.Bourgoin Middle School and to continue to serve the students, staff and families in our Bonnyville community,” said Casselman. “My past experience as a teacher, Learning Consultant, and Assistant Principal with Northern Lights has helped me to grow as a leader and learner. I look forward to continuing to build relationships with all stakeholders as we move into the coming year. This has been a year like no other and I am truly grateful for the kindness, empathy and hope within our H.E. Bourgoin School family.”

About Arthur C. Green

Arthur C. Green is an award winning journalist and is from Whitbourne Newfoundland. Green graduated from the CNA Journalism Program. Arthur also studied Business Marketing and Political Science at Memorial University in Essex England and St. John's Newfoundland. Green has worked for such organizations as CBC, CBC Radio, NTV, Saltwire, Great West Media, CKLB Radio, River Radio, Vista Radio, and Postmedia. He also loves Jiggs Dinner and can fillet a Codfish.