Highlands High School Names Athletic Director
(June 29, 2018) Kevin Nieporte has been named as the athletic director for Highlands High School. Nieporte has been serving as the interim athletic director since June 4, 2018.
“The athletic director for Highlands High School is a key role to success in many different areas,” stated Matthew Bertasso, Highlands High School principal. “The hiring committee was impressed with Mr. Nieporte’s passion and love for Highlands and Fort Thomas. The tradition and future success of Highlands’ athletics is in great hands.”
“I am very excited to be the Highlands High School athletic director. This has always been my ultimate goal and I feel extremely fortunate to have this opportunity to achieve my dream job,” said Nieporte. “Being entrusted to carry on the tradition of athletics excellence at Highlands is an honor and I am looking forward to taking our program to the next level.”
Nieporte, a 1992 HHS graduate, has devoted his entire 19-year educational career to Highlands Middle School where he served as a science teacher and athletic director. In April, he was named the 2018 Middle School Teacher of the Year by the HHS Alumni Association.