School System Announces Two Administrative Promotions

School System Announces Two Administrative Promotions
Posted on 05/18/2016

Newark, MD, May 18, 2016– At the May 17 Worcester County Board of Education meeting, two administrative appointments were announced and approved. The new assignments are effective July 1, 2016.

Kirsten Danisavich has been named to succeed Rosemary Heher as Coordinator of Instruction for Mathematics. Danisavich has been an educator for 25 years, of which the last 18 have been in Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS). She has served the school system most recently as an elementary and middle school mathematics instructional coach. Heher will be retiring, effective June 30, 2016.

Additionally, Angela McCracken has been named to succeed Terry Smith as Assistant Principal of Buckingham Elementary School. McCracken began her career in education with WCPS in 2006, and she has most recently served as the Interim Curriculum Resource Teacher/Testing Coordinator/Title I Specialist at Snow Hill Elementary School. Smith will be retiring, effective June 30, 2016.

“We are very fortunate to have such talented professionals here in Worcester County,” said Superintendent Dr. Jerry Wilson. “Both Ms. Danisavich and Ms. McCracken are exceptional educators, and we are confident that they will be even more instrumental in the success of our students in their new roles.”

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Carrie N. Sterrs at 410.632.5092 or email at cnsterrs@mail.worcester.k12.md.us.