Creswell School District is pleased to announce that Adam Watkins has been selected as the next principal at Creswell High School. Mr. Watkins comes to Creswell from Salem-Keizer School District, where he currently serves as a district-level administrator supporting instructional services and career technical education programs.
Before joining the Instructional Services Department, Mr. Watkins spent eleven years as a high school assistant principal, curriculum assistant, athletic director, and member of the Oregon Athletic Directors Executive Board. He also spent five years as a middle school teacher. Mr. Watkins is an instructional leader with a great vision for preparing students for success, and he has a clear passion for supporting students, staff, and our Creswell community.
Mr. Watkins earned his B.S. in Secondary Education/Physical Education and Health from Western Oregon University in 2001 and his Masters in Educational Administration from Portland State University in 2005.
Mr. Watkins is a northwest native, originally from Monmouth, Oregon. He and his wife have six children – two girls and four boys.
Mr. Watkins is a welcome addition to Creswell High School and Creswell School District. As time permits, Mr. Watkins will visit the school between now and the end of the school year.
I want to extend my thanks and gratitude to everyone who helped with this hiring process.
Creswell School District
“Preparing Students for Success”