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Huntley High School searching for next principal

Scott Rowe promoted to associate superintendent of District 158

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Principal Scott Rowe explains the new competency-based teaching system at Huntley High School on Thursday. Rowe will become associate superintendent of Huntley School District 158 after the retirement of Terry Awrey, effective at the end of the school year.[]

HUNTLEY – Huntley High School is seeking a new principal.

Principal Scott Rowe recently was promoted to associate superintendent of Huntley School District 158, replacing Terry Awrey.

Awrey announced his retirement, effective at the end of the school year.

Awrey served as associate superintendent for several years and has been with the district for 33 years. He was hired as a teacher in 1985 and has served as head football coach, assistant principal, principal, bus driver, summer custodian, assistant superintendent and associate superintendent.

Rowe has served as principal for the past five years, and he previously was principal at Marlowe Middle School in Lake in the Hills.

Rowe began his career as a social studies teacher in a different district.

Applications for principal close Feb. 23, and the position begins July 1.