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Kent Strader

Principal, Benning Elementary Campus

Kent Strader joined DC Prep in 2013, and is the Benning Elementary Campus (BEC) Principal. Prior to this role, he served Benning Elementary students as an Assistant Principal of Academics, the Math, Science, and Social Studies Instructional Coordinator, Math Department Chair, and a 3rd Grade Literacy teacher. Outside of DC Prep, Kent served as a Resident Principal of the Dante Alighieri Montessori School and PA Shaw Elementary School in Boston, MA and a 1st and 3rd grade teacher in New Orleans, LA. Kent earned a BA from Georgetown University and an MEd from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.