GCPS appoints principals for three schools | News

Two Gwinnett County elementary faculties have new principals and 1 other school, the North Metro Academy of Undertaking Arts, figured out it will get to continue to keep its principal as it can make a crucial transition.

The Gwinnett County Board of Schooling accredited the appointments of Monica Ball as the new principal of Graves Elementary school, Joe Sanfilippo as the new principal at Pharr Elementary University and Rodriguez Johnson as the principal at the North Metro Academy of Executing Arts on Thursday night.

Ball has worked in GCPS due to the fact 1994, when she was hired as a third-quality teacher at Cedar Hill Elementary Faculty, a job she served in right until 2004. She then served as a 3rd-grade teacher and interrelated resource teacher at Winn Holt Elementary Faculty until 2009 Winn Holt’s assistant principal right up until 2016 Rosebud Elementary School’s principal right up until 2020 and a principal on particular assignment in GCPS’ Human Assets and Expertise Management Business office for the earlier 12 months.

She acquired a bachelor’s degree in enterprise administration, with a concentrate in promoting from Clark University, a master’s diploma in early childhood schooling from Brenau University and specialist’s diploma in educational leadership from Nova Southeastern College.

Sanfilippo has worked in GCPS considering that 2006 soon after serving as a teaching assistant and after-care assistant director at Mount St. Joseph Academy in Buffalo, N.Y. from 2002 until eventually 2005.

For the duration of his time with GCPS, he served as a 3rd and 5th Quality instructor at Corley Elementary School from 2006 right up until 2012 an instructional mentor at Corley Elementary from 2012 until 2014 assistant principal at Hopkins Elementary University 2014 till 2015 an assistant principal kind Graves Elementary College from 2015 till 2016 and an assistant principal yet again at Hopkins Elementary University from 2016 till Thursday.

He been given his bachelor’s diploma in elementary schooling from Medaille Faculty, a master’s diploma in curriculum and instruction from the College of Phoenix Online, a specialist’s diploma in instructional management from Ga Point out University and doctoral degree in educational management from Georgia State.

In the meantime, Johnson has been with GCPS given that 2006, starting as a particular education trainer at Five Forks Center College from 2006 until finally 2012 an assistant principal at Simonton Elementary College from 2012 right until 2014 and assistant principal at Knight Elementary University from 2014 right until 2017

He has in fact been the principal at the North Metro Academy of Performing Arts because 2017, but the school is transitioning from a charter faculty to a Gwinnett County Community Colleges elementary concept school that is component of the Norcross cluster, prompting his re-appointment which enables him to proceed leading the faculty throughout its transition.

Johnson obtained his bachelor’s diploma in historical past from Tennessee Condition University, a master’s degree in educational leadership from Ohio State University and a doctoral degree in instructional management from Clark Atlanta University.