Ware Middle School Principal

Mrs. Kimberly Thompson the new Principal for the Ware Middle School beginning with the 2021-2022 school year.

Mrs. Thompson has worked in the Ware Public Schools Learning Community for 18 years. She began as a Special Education Preschool Teacher and was the Early Childhood Coordinator. Most recently, she was the Assistant Principal at Stanley M. Koziol Elementary School.

Mrs. Thompson’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree from Wheelock College in Elementary/Early Childhood Education, Massachusetts State Certification in Special Education Moderate Disabilities Prek-8th grade, Massachusetts Administrator’s Licensure Prek-6 from MESPA, the Massachusetts Elementary School Principal’s Association, and an M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction Grades 1-6 through Lesley University.

Mrs. Thompson said, “As part of the administrative team I want to ensure that we create a warm and welcoming environment which allows our students to feel safe and gives all students the opportunity to become active members of our community. With the collaboration of staff, students, and parents our mission to support and educate children will be successful!”

“I leave you with this simple thought that shares my belief as an administrator:          “One Team, One Goal, No Limits’.”

Ware Middle School Vice Principal
wms vp 

Ms. Huckaby holds her administrative license in both middle and high school administration. 


Ms. Huckaby holds a  Master’s degree in Educational Administration from Springfield College, an advanced teaching degree from Central Connecticut State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pine Manor College.


For the past eleven years, Ms. Huckaby has been an administrator in Springfield, Massachusetts. Most recently she was the lead/founding  administrator at John J Duggan  high school and served as athletic director.  Before this, she taught English  in Hartford, Connecticut for seven years both at the middle and high school level.

Ms. Buffington , School Nurse
Ms. Jock, Adjustment Counselor
Ms. Kargol, Administrative Assistant
Ms. Warburton, Administrative Assistant

Phone: 413-967-6903 / Fax: 413-967-3182