Austin Public Schools have announced the hiring of Kane Malo as the new assistant principal at IJ Holton Intermediate School.

Malo earned a Master’s in Educational Leadership from Southwest Minnesota State and his administrative licensure from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.  Malo has an extensive educational background in the classroom, administration, and leadership, most recently as the K-12 principal and athletic director at Pacelli Catholic Schools.  IJ Holton Intermediate School Principal Dewey Schara stated in a news release the Malo has also worked extensively at Austin Public Schools as an EL teacher and a technology integrationist.

Starting next school year, Malo will be succeeding outgoing assistant principal Blake Henely, the new principal at Banfield Elementary School.