Assistant Principal chosen for DHS

Assistant principal chosen for Danbury High School
Posted on 05/08/2018
John LaRosa has been named to the position of Assistant Principal at Danbury High School. 

Mr. LaRosa began his teaching career as a biology teacher in the Danbury Public Schools in 2005.  Since 2011, Mr. LaRosa has also served as the Science Department Head for Grades 6 through 12. 

"John has been an effective, hands-on leader of our science faculty for several years, bringing positive changes to the way we teach our students in this fast moving area of study.  As an Assistant Principal, he will be very effective in continuing his work with all of his colleagues at DHS, and he will be a continued positive force for the students he cares about so deeply.  We are happy to bring John aboard in this new administrative role," said Dr. Salvatore Pascarella, Superintendent of Schools. 

Mr. LaRosa earned his Bachelor's Degree in wildlife biology from the University of Connecticut, and both his Master's Degree in Secondary Science Education and his Educational Leadership certificate from the University of Bridgeport.  Mr. LaRosa begins his new position on July 1