Former Jefferson assistant principal Greg Dohmann will serve as the school’s head principal this fall, according to D.C. Public Schools press release.
Dohmann, who also previously served as the school’s lead math teacher, was named Teacher of the Year and was honored with a Rubenstein Award for Highly Effective Teaching in 2013.
— Jefferson Academy (@JATrojans) June 14, 2016
Dohmann will replace former principal Natalie Gordon, who led the school for five years.
More information from that press release:
Greg Dohmann is the new principal at Jefferson Middle School Academy for School Year 2016-2017. He served as Jefferson Academy’s assistant principal for two years, and prior to that role, was a lead math teacher for two years. As a school leader at Jefferson Academy, Dohmann helped reduce school suspensions by 44 percent in School Year 2014-2015. He is committed to ensuring that students always feel safe, are supported and motivated to work hard, and love their school. In 2013, he was the Teacher of the Year at Jefferson Academy and was honored with a Rubenstein Award for Highly Effective Teaching. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland and a master’s degree in education from American University.
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