This morning Danielle Black, Chair of Weston School Committee, announced that one application was received for the position of Interim Superintendent of Weston Public Schools. Dr. Marguerite (Midge) Connolly is our internal candidate. Midge's resume is available on the district's website here. A brief summary of her work and educational experience is below.
Given the prediction for significant snowfall tomorrow, the school committee is working on a revised schedule (if needed) for Dr. Connolly to meet with stakeholders. We will confirm a schedule later today.
Dr. Marguerite Connolly is the current Director of Student Services for the Weston Public Schools. Dr. Connolly has held leadership positions throughout the PK-12 continuum, in general and special education. Prior to joining the district, Dr. Connolly worked for six years in Newton, Massachusetts serving as principal at Central High School (2014-2015), vice principal at Newton North High School (2012-2015), and principal at Williams Elementary School (2009-2012). Dr. Connolly previously worked in the Boston Public Schools, the Stoughton Public Schools, and the Watertown Public Schools.
?Dr. Connolly has a Doctorate of Philosophy in Curriculum and Instruction from Boston College; a Masters of Education in Planning and Public Policy from Harvard University; a Masters of Education in Severe Special Education from Boston College; and a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary & Moderate Special Needs from Boston College.