Mr. Tom Knight

Mr. Thomas R. Knight is a 1996 grade of McKeesport Area High School. Mr. Knight has over two decades of experience within the McKeesport Area School District.  He began his career as a Social Studies teacher at North Hall Middle School, Founders’ Hall Middle School, and McKeesport Area High School. 

Mr. Knight’s administrative career began in 2007.  He served as an Assistant Principal at McKeesport Area High School, Founders’ Hall Middle School, and Francis McClure Intermediate School.  In 2013, he became the Principal of Francis McClure Primary School. In 2016, Mr. Knight became the Principal of Francis McClure Elementary School as the Primary and Intermediate buildings were combined into one school.  He served as the Principal of Founders’ Hall Middle School for the 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years.  Currently, he works in the Central Administration building as the Supervisor of School Services. 

Mr. Knight has a Bachelor of Arts in History with a minor in Secondary Education from Westminster College.  He holds a Master of Education and his Principal certification from Gannon University. 

Tom is married to his wife Megan.  They are the proud parents of their two sons, Jake and Cam.