The Warwick Valley Central School District Board of Education, at the Fri., Jun. 16 meeting, appointed Georgianna Diopoulos as the new principal of the Warwick Valley Middle School. Members of last year’s Middle School Principal Search Interview Committee met Diopoulos when she emerged as a top finalist from about 70 applicants. The Committee included community members, parents, teachers and students.
Before joining the Warwick Valley Central School District, Ms. Diopoulos served as Principal of the Achievement School, Felix Festa Middle School in the Clarkstown Central School District in Rockland County, NY. Previously, she served as Special Education Department Chairperson at the Felix Festa Middle School.
Her educational experience also includes a position as Adjunct Professor at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh and a Mathematics Facilitator at Community School District Six in New York City. She holds certifications in Special Education and School District Administrator.
Ms. Diopolous received a Bachelor of Arts degree from SUNY Binghamton in Psychology, and a Master of Science in Education degree from Hunter College in Special Education. She also earned an Advanced Certificate in Educational Leadership and Administration from Seton Hall University.