Saint Joseph High School has appointed John Kennedy principal. He will start at the beginning of the 2018-2019 academic school year. He will succeed Susan Richter. Kennedy has spent 24 years as an educator, including more than 20 with the South Bend Community School Corp. He taught math and served administrative roles at Riley High School, South Bend New Tech High School and Darden Primary Center. This school year Kennedy served as principal of Washington High School. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame.