Sorentino savors opportunity to serve as KHS Principal

Elizabeth Dunham, Contributing Writer

Charles Sorentino

KALKASKA – Charles Sorentino, or Chuck, as he goes by on his business cards, has held nearly every role possible in the educational system. From social studies teacher and guidance counselor, to sports coach and athletic director, to assistant principal and principal, he has done them all. And he will jokingly share that in addition to those positions, he has also been a room painter, a locker room cleaner, a grass cutter, and whatever else it takes to get the job done.

Now he has joined Kalkaska Public Schools as the new principal at Kalkaska High School.

Born and raised in the Detroit area, Sorentino was drawn to Kalkaska for its rural setting.

“It’s been my experience that smaller communities, in terms of their educational values, are more consistent with my personal values,” he said.

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