Arlington Public Schools are inviting parents to meet with four finalists that have been named for the high school principal’s position.
The finalists announced in a press release Wednesday are Debra Heaton, the acting principal of Marblehead High School; Matthew Janger, the principal of Mount Desert Island High School in Bar Harbor, Maine; Shirley Lundberg, the director of academics at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School in Marlborough, and Matthew Poska, principal at the Briscoe Middle School in Beverly.
Arlington Public Schools are inviting parents, teachers, and students to meet with the candidates in the Arlington High School media center in four separate sessions next week.
Tuesday, Feb. 12, the school will host Poska from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., and Lundberg from 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, the school will host Janger from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. and Heaton from 7:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
This is Arlington’s second search effort to fill the principal spot that has been filled by interim principal Mary Villano since Charlie Skidmore retired in 2011.