School Current principal Background 2013-14 principal Status

Harvey Austin School School 97 Kevin Eberle
Former principal of School 115,
former Pinnacle Charter School.
Both students and principal
moving to Harvey Austin. Brigette Gillespie
Retired in June 2014, previously
faced allegations of forging a
parent's signature
West Hertel Academy School 94 Cecelie Owens
Former assistant principal at
International School 45. Acting
principal since May 2014 Debra Sevillian-Poles
New assignment TBD, removed
because of federal school
improvement grant
requirements
International School 45 Lynn Piccirillo
Former assistant principal at
International School 45. Acting
principal since November 2013 Nadia Nashir
Promoted to supervising
principal in Office of School
Leadership
D'youville Porter Campus School Sharon Brown
Former Principal of Buffalo
Elementary School of Technology
(BEST School 6) Elizabeth Giangreco
New assignment TBD, removed
because of federal school
improvement grant
requirements
Principal changes at Buffalo City Schools for 2014-15
School Current principal Background 2012-13 principal Status
Hillery Park Elementary School 27 Maria Fasolino
Former principal of North Park
Middle School 66 Maria Miller
New principal of Lovejoy
Discovery School 43
Harriet Ross Tubman School 31 Heather Short-English
Former assistant principal from
Las Vegas, Nevada William Boatwright
New principal of Stanley
Makowski School 99
Lovejoy Discovery School 43 Maria Miller
Former principal of Hillery Park
Elementary School 27 Colleen Carota Retired
North Park Middle School 66 Shanie Keelan
Former assistant principal at
Waterfront School 95 Maria Fasolino
New principal of Hillery Park
Elementary School 27
Hamlin Park Elementary School 74 John Rivers
Former principal at Sterling East
Rochester Campus Faye Walton New director of school review
Herman Badillo Bilingual Academy 76 Kathryn Foy
Former assistant principal at
International School 45 Donna Jackson
New director of Special
Education
BUILD Academy 91 Michelle Hope
Former assistant principal at
BEST School 6 Deana Stevenson Resigned
Stanley Makowski School 99 William Boatwright
Former principal at Harriet Ross
Tubman School 31 Dawn DiNatale Supervising Principal for APPR
International Prep School 198 Carlos Alvarez
Former acting principal of Bennett
High School Kevin Eberle
New principal of former
Pinnacle Charter School
Bennett High School Terry Ross
Owner of International Institute for
Global Academic Proficiency,
Memphis, Tenn.
Carlos Alvarez, then
Teena Jackson
Alvarez is new principal of
International Prep; Jackson new
principal of STAR Academy
Leonardo da Vinci High School
Florence Krieter
(temporary)
Former principal on special
assignment/secondary education Michael O'Brien Retired
STAR Academy Teena Jackson
Former acting principal of Bennett
High School None, new school
(Former) Pinnacle Charter School Kevin Eberle
Former principal of International
Prep Linda Marszalek
Source: Buffalo City Schools
Principal changes at Buffalo City Schools for 2013-14