School Board To Appoint Two Principals
Moves are the latest in a series of decisions regarding administrative positions in the district. Maureen Weir will help lead Wayne Hills High School. Susan Wardell will be the new person in charge of Ryerson Elementary School.
The Board of Education is expected to appoint two new principals at a meeting on Wednesday.
Maureen Weir will be the new principal of Wayne Hills High School. Weir is curently a vice principal at Hills. She will earn slightly more than $152,300 annually.
Weir will replace Scot Beckerman. Beckerman resigned form the position ealrier this year only three years after taking the job.
Susan Wardell will be the new principal of Ryerson Elementary School. She is currently the assistant principal of George Washington Middle School.
Wardell’s annual salary will be about $120,000. She is replacing Frank Markowick.
Daniel Kilday, the former athletic director of Wayne Valley High School, will be the district’s new supervisor of health and physical education.
The moves are the latest in a series of personnel decisions that have occurred in recent weeks. They are part of a restructuring and re-evaluation of administrative positions and personnel throughout the district.
Jack Leonard and Toni Schito Ferry are the new principals of George Washington Middle School and Lafayette Elementary School, respectively.
George Washington Principal Mary Jane Tierney will retire July 31 after working 40 years in the district. Lafayette Principal Stella Cosmas is also retiring.
Marysol Berrios was hired to be the district’s assistant superintendent in January.