Kennett Consolidated School District Announces Next Superintendent

Kennett Square, PA – The Kennett Consolidated School Board is pleased to announce it has selected Dr. Dolan Blakey to be its next superintendent of schools. The Board will vote to approve a contract with Dr. Blakey at a special board meeting on Monday, September 16, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at Mary D. Lang Kindergarten Center, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
This is a public meeting and all are welcome.
 
Dr. Blakey is currently the superintendent of Colonial School District in New Castle, Delaware. He was appointed to the post in June 2014. Previously, he served the Colonial School District as its director of schools, personnel director, high school principal and middle school principal. Prior to his work at Colonial, Dr. Blakey served as assistant principal at Caesar Rodney High School. Also, he taught social studies at New Castle Technical School in New Castle, Delaware, for eight years.
 
Dr. Blakey will replace Dr. Barry Tomasetti who is retiring in January 2020. Dr. Blakey will assume his role as superintendent of schools for the Kennett Consolidated School District on January 27, 2020.
 
Kennett Consolidated School District Board of School Directors
 
Contact: 610-444-6600