Matt Lubben Named Next BCMS Principal

Matt Lubben
Friday Mar 11, 11

On Wednesday, March 16, current Buffalo Community Middle School (BCMS) Assistant Principal Matt Lubben was offered and accepted the BCMS Principal position.

Lubben will replace Julie Swaggert, who will end her 38-year career with BHM Schools. Her retirement will leave big shoes to fill in the principal position at the Buffalo Community Middle School (BCMS).

Throughout the interview process Lubben showed a passion for students and his commitment to making decision that are in the best interest of students. The interview team said one of his greatest strengths is building positive relationships with students and staff.

When parents, students and staff were asked during site visits, "When you think of Mr. Lubben, what's the first thing that comes to your mind?" They used some of the following words: personable, positive, reliable, welcoming, involved, trusting, energetic, passionate and caring.

Matt Lubben
Background Information:

  • Assistant Principal at Buffalo Community Middle School, Buffalo, MN - 2009-present
  • Assistant Principal at Buffalo High School, Buffalo, MN - 2004-2009
  • Physics & Chemistry Teacher at Buffalo High School, Buffalo, MN 1995-2004