News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – Veteran Educator Kenneth Caesar has been appointed Principal of CedarBridge Academy, Commissioner of Education, Mrs Kalmar Richards announced today.

A former principal of Sandys Secondary Middle School, Mr Caesar has been acting principal of the senior school for the past four years.

He served in leadership positions at schools and educational institutions in Washington, DC, before returning to the Island.

Mr Caesar is also a key leader in school transformation for the ongoing education reform program.

“Mr Caesar has and continues to play a key role in our School Transformation process, and I look forward to his continued leadership as we move forward with plans for the new signature learning program.”

Commenting on his selection, Mr Caesar said: “I am looking forward to continuing this journey to ensure excellence in teaching and learning and that every student leaves CedarBridge Academy prepared to engage in further studies should they wish or contribute to society in a meaningful way.”

Chairman of the CedarBridge Academy Board of Governors, Jason Wade, added: “I wish to thank all of those who took part in the selection process for this key leadership position. Please join me in extending warm congratulations to Mr Caesar as the substantive Principal of CedarBridge Academy.”

The Minister of Education, Diallo Rabain extended congratulations to the official appointment of Mr Caesar, noting: “Principal Caeser has always demonstrated his commitment to education. Whenever we talk, his number one goal, is one that speaks to the things necessary for the success of our students.  I have no doubt that Principal Caesar will continue to work hard as an advocate for the young people of Bermuda.”