Sean Keogh has always taken pride in being a teacher at Berkshire Arts & Technology Charter Public School.

The Berkshire Eagle reports that now, he hopes to bring the same approach as its principal.

BART has found a new leader within its own ranks, announcing Wednesday that Keough, an English Language Arts teacher at BART since 2009, has been selected as the new principal. Keogh will assume his new role July 1. He will succeed Principal April West, who is leaving after more than at decade at BART to pursue her interest in curricular and instructional design.