Phone: 816-628-2650 x32803
Andrew Gustafson is in his sixth year as the building principal at Kearney Junior High. He began his career as a 7th grade social studies and science teacher before moving to 8th grade social studies at Kearney Junior High. Before becoming principal at the junior high, he was the assistant principal at Kearney Middle School for two years, and assistant principal at the junior high for three years. Andrew received his Bachelor's Degree, Master's in Educational Leadership, and Specialist Degree from Northwest Missouri State University.
Andrew’s wife, Stacie, teaches 4th grade at Hawthorne Elementary. They have three children, including twin 2nd graders, who attend Hawthorne, and a 4-year-old who is a frequent visitor to the district’s day care program.
Andrew graduated from Kearney High School in 1995 and has a deep sense of the community and its pride in the Kearney School District.