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Superintendent Dr. Carmine Peluso Announces Leadership Appointment


(August 25, 2023) Superintendent Dr. Carmine Peluso is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Rodriguez as the Acting Principal of Anna Murray-Douglass Academy School No. 12, effective August 25, 2023.

The Assistant Principal of James Monroe Upper School since 2017, Mr. Rodriguez was previously a social studies teacher at Monroe, which included bilingual instruction. As a teacher leader and then a school building leader, Mr. Rodriguez has spent his career working to meet the needs of students, families, and staff. He has led teams, facilitated professional learning for adults, mentored teachers, and ran an experiential summer learning program for our students on St. John Fisher University’s campus for the past two years. His bilingual experience and connections within our community will serve the needs of School No. 12 well.

Mr. Rodriguez earned a Bachelor’s Degree in History from Florida International University, a Bilingual Extension Certification from Nazareth University, and two Master’s Degrees from St. John Fisher University: one in Special Education and Social Studies and a second in Educational Leadership.