New Milford hires new Schaghticoke assistant principal
Sasha Salem will be the new assistant principal at Schaghticoke Middle School in New Milford.
The school board unanimously approved her appointment at the regular meeting Tuesday. She replaces another assistant principal who left for another school.
Salem comes to New Milford from Henry Abbott Technical High School where she has was the related education department head for mathematics, science, computer technology and arts since 2015. She served as the program coordinator for the Workforce Investment Opportunities Act for the Danbury Public Schools prior to that. In that role she worked with candidates in education and vocational training. She had previously worked as an instructor for Danbury’s Adult Education Program and as a biology teacher for the Naugatuck Public Schools.
Salem earned her bachelor’s degree in biology from Western Connecticut State University, and a master’s degree in education from the University of New Haven. She has completed her 092 administrative certification and is finishing her 6th year certification in the Educational Leadership program at Sacred Heart University.