New principal hired for HVRHS

Matthew J. Harnett starts July 1 as Housatonic Valley Regional High School’s new principal. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

By Patrick L. Sullivan

FALLS VILLAGE — Housatonic Valley Regional High School has a new principal.

Region One School District Superintendent Patricia Chamberlain made the announcement at the regular monthly meeting of the Region One Board of Education Monday, May 2.

Matthew J. Harnett, currently principal at Berlin (Conn.) High School, will start at Housatonic on July 1, at a salary of $128,000. The contract is for two years; the second year is negotiable.

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