Maine’s Positive PRINCIPAL Story of the Day ~ Matt Haney, Principal of Mount Desert Island High School in Bar Harbor ~
In honor of National Principals’ Month, every day in October we are going to be honoring principals every day. Today we are celebrating Matt Haney.
Matt has been the principal at Mount Desert Island High School in Bar Harbor for the past 11 years. Prior to that he was an assistant principal at MDI for 8 years after previous roles at Old Town and Sumner High Schools as a PE teacher, coach and athletic director. Matt is a Past President of the MPA and is currently Maine’s state coordinator for NASSP. In addition to his role as principal, Matt is the varsity baseball coach at MDI, which feeds his passion for working with teenagers as they come together in pursuit of a common goal.