Aspiring Administrators

Cohort 3 of the Aspiring Administrator Academy begins in July 2018!

  • Cohort 3 participants have been informed of their acceptance and now know who their AP Mentor will be.
  • Please join us for the Cohort 2 AAA Graduation Thursday, May 17 4:00-6:00 PM in the PDC

 

See our informational and application resources below (you need to be signed in to your Sweetwater Google account to access these documents):

The 2017-18 Cohort #2 of the Aspiring Administrator Academy:

  • Melanie Brown
  • Raul Campos
  • Shannon Chamberlin
  • Daniel Crook
  • Andrea Currier
  • Jay Fabunan
  • Charissa Fairly
  • Alfredo Farias
  • Guillermo Flores
  • Mario Frias
  • Martha Garza
  • Ray Jensen
  • Virginia Mendoza
  • Brenda Murguia
  • Araceli Perez-Picone
  • Mirka Sanchez
  • Monica Sigarroa-Sanchez

The Assistant Principals who served as mentors to Cohort #2:

  • Ruben Baeza
  • Lora Bumatay
  • Easter Finley
  • Alejandra Inzunza
  • Frank Issa (now Director of Risk Management)
  • Jason Josafat
  • Dan Kracha
  • Teresa Kramer (now Principal at BVM)
  • Joe Lara
  • Sergio Quintero

2017-2018 AAA Meetings for Cohort 2 are listed below. All meetings will take place from 4:00-6:00 PM in the Parent Center (466 Moss St.) unless otherwise noted or communicated.

  • 7/11 – Orientation – AP Mentors  9:00 AM -3:00 PM and Candidates 1:00-3:00 PM
  • 8/17
  • 9/14
  • 10/19
  • 11/16
  • 12/7
  • 1/18
  • 2/8
  • 3/8
  • 4/19
  • 5/3 – Mock Interviews
  • 5/17 – Graduation (PDC)

The SUHSD Aspiring Administrators Academy (AAA) began in 2016-17 with Cohort 1. There were 16 teacher leaders paired with 8 Assistant Principal Mentors for the duration of the 2016-17 Academy. The AP Mentors facilitated learning opportunities for our aspiring leaders to experience as much AP-like work as possible throughout the year. All AAA resources are available in our Canvas course.

The 2016-17 Cohort #1 of the Aspiring Administrator Academy:

  • Heather Bolles
  • Kristina Fox
  • Michelle Godfrey
  • Anna Gutierrez (now an AP at HTH)
  • Maria G. Hernandez
  • Marisol Higadera
  • Nathan Horner (now an acting AP at ELM)
  • Josephe Kelleher
  • Melanie Kray (now an AP at ORH)
  • Monica Lehpamer
  • Jessica Lloyd (now an AP in Grossmont)
  • Chris Miller (now an AP at MVH)
  • Deborah Morris
  • Felipe Rosales
  • Savannah Sturges (now an acting AP at MVH)
  • Elizabeth Wong (now an AP at MOM)

The Assistant Principals who served as mentors to Cohort #1:

  • Lora Bumatay
  • Ricardo Cooke (now Principal at ELM)
  • Easter Finley
  • Alejandara Inzunza
  • Frank Issa
  • Maria Jaramillo (now Principal at MVA)
  • Hector Ornelas
  • Monica Raczkowski

 

If you are interested in becoming an administrator, but don’t yet have an Admin Credential, we encourage you to research the local options available to you.