Principal Welcome Message

Principal Kathy Wales has been selected as the district's new Principal on Special Assignment. Ms. Wales will work side-by-side with some of our secondary principals during the upcoming planning/remodel/construction projects.

Iva Scott will become our new principal.

Ms. Scott joins us from American Pacific International School (APIS) in Thailand where she is currently the principal. She has also served as principal of Kopachuck Middle School in Peninsula School District and assistant principal at Bremerton High School. Ms. Scott holds a master’s degree in school administration and a bachelor’s degree in science.

Our new assistant principal is Shaun Takenouchi. Mr. Takenouchi comes to us with a strong background in education. He is currently assistant principal at Eatonville Middle School, where he also serves as athletic director and CTE director. He has a master’s degree in school counseling, a graduate certificate in school leadership, and a bachelor’s degree in secondary education.

"We are excited to welcome Iva Scott and Shaun Takenouchi to our district," said Superintendent David McVicker. "As we do so, we also acknowledge the contributions of Kathy Wales, whose leadership as a principal is reflected in the success of Fairview students. We look forward to the leadership she will provide in her new role. Thank you, Ms. Wales!"

You can meet Ms. Scott and Mr. Takenouchi at our back-to-school events in August. Stay tuned for dates and details!