Meet the PRSD Superintendent of Schools

Marco F. Pochintesta 

 


Mr. Pochintesta joined the Pearl River School District in 2014. 

As superintendent, he reports to the Board of Education and manages the district's 400 faculty and staff members.

When he is not in one of the district schools, you can find him in the
district administrative offices.


Contact Information:

Marco F. Pochintesta 

Superintendent of Schools
Pearl River School District
135 West Crooked Hill Rd.
Pearl River, New York 10965

(845) 620-3922
(845) 620-3927 FAX

pochintestam@pearlriver.org

Education:
Doctoral Studies in Education, Manhattanville College (in progress)
M.S. in Administration and Supervision, College of New Rochelle
M.A. in Social Studies Education, Lehman College
B.A. in Political Science, Fordham University

Experience:
2013-2014: Superintendent of Schools, Wappingers Central School District
2012-2013: Interim Superintendent of Schools, Wappingers Central School District
2010-2012: Assistant Superintendent for Administration, Wappingers Central School District
2008-2010: Principal, John Jay Senior High School, Wappingers Central School District
2005-2008: House Principal, Arlington High School, Arlington Central School District 
2002-2005: Principal, La Salle Academy; NYC
1993-2002: Assistant Principal for Student Affairs, LaSalle Academy, NYC
1990-1993: Social Studies Teacher, IS144 Bronx, NY
1988-1990: Italian Teacher, St. Raymond's High School, Bronx, NY

Professional Affiliations:
New York State Council of School Superintendents
Lower Hudson Council of School Superintendents
Mid-Hudson School Study Council, Executive Committee
Tri-States Consortium Superintendents Study Group