Kearney High School
To Educate for Today, Inspire for Tomorrow, and Empower for the Future

Dr. Andrew Gustafson


Phone: 816-628-4585 x31803

Dr. Gustafson started his teaching career as a social studies and science teacher at the Junior High level. Originally from Kearney, Dr. Gustafson attended Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville and earned a bachelor’s degree in Middle School Education. He later earned a Masters in Secondary Administration and a Specialists degree from Northwest as well. In 2020, Dr. Gustafson earned his Doctor of Education Degree from William Woods University. 

In 2006, Dr. Gustafson was named Assistant Principal at Kearney Middle School.  He then became Assistant Principal at Kearney Junior High in 2008 and Principal of Kearney Junior High in 2010. Dr. Gustafson became the Principal of Kearney High School in 2019.

Dr. Gustafson is married and has three children in the school district.  His wife is a fourth grade teacher at Hawthorne Elementary.


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