Mr. Bauer is the head principal at Central. Although this will be his first year at Central it is not his first in Waterloo. Bauer is a former West High School teacher and administrative assistant. Most recently he was the head principal at Wapsi Valley, serving grades 7-12. Bauer looks forward to continuing to work with grades 6-8 at Central Middle School and the 9-12 grade students at the Waterloo Career Technical Center located in Central.