Mark Raymond is the new principal of Triton Middle School.
He is a graduate of St. Paul Harding High School, home of the Knights. He graduated from Winona State University with a major in chemistry and physics.
He taught chemistry and physics at Austin High School for 20 years. He earned a master's degree at the University of Minnesota in curriculum and instruction with an emphasis in technology. He was interested in the connection between technology and classroom instruction.
"I had a fun time," he said. "I enjoyed it! I got a K-12 principal's endorsement."
Raymond applied for the principal position at Triton and got it.
"I'm happy to be here," he said. "I spent a couple of days here in the spring. They were great days that I spent with the kids....read the rest of the story in the Star Herald print edition.