School Department Announces Hiring of Next Stoughton High Principal

Superintendent of Schools Dr. Marguerite Rizzi announced the hiring of Juliette Miller as the next principal of Stoughton High. Miller is a graduate of SHS as well as a former SHS teacher and department head.

In an email to Stoughton School Committee members and to various media outlets, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Marguerite Rizzi announced Friday afternoon that Juliette Miller will be the next principal of Stoughton High School.

Miller, a graduate of the , and a former math teacher at Stoughton High and director of mathematics at SHS, is set to become principal for the 2012-2013 school year. 

With O’Donnell Middle School principal Wayne Hester retiring at end of this school year and current Stoughton High principal Matthew Colantonio becoming principal at the OMS next school year, there was a vacancy in the top post at SHS.

Miller emerged from what started as a  for the position. Most recently, she held administrative positions at both King Phillip Regional and Apponequet Regional High School, where she has served as Assistant Principal, according to Dr. Rizzi.

"Ms. Miller emerged as the strongest candidate in a very accomplished field," Dr. Rizzi wrote in the email. "I am honored that she will be joining our Educational leadership team and look forward to working with her to build on the strong programs that we have to create a truly world class high school."

Dr. Rizzi continued, "She brings intelligence, poise, experience, and commitment to this job along with a deeply sound decision-making process."

Dr. Rizzi concluded her email saying she believed that "this will be the beginning of a long and happy relationship for Julie and the Stoughton Schools!"

lowertaxes March 24, 2012 at 03:50 AM
Is MS. Miller formerly Ms. Hagg from Sotughton High Class of 94?
Jeffrey Pickette March 24, 2012 at 10:39 AM
lowertaxes March 24, 2012 at 01:28 PM
Well glad to see Julie get the job. She is a great person and I am sure she will do great!
Fiscal Conservative March 24, 2012 at 07:22 PM
Will you please explain your thoughts on this matter.
Rob Mitchell August 08, 2012 at 02:25 PM
From SHS website: "Parents, students, faculty & staff are invited to join the SHS Administration for a Meet & Greet on Wednesday, August 29th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the SHS Media Center. Before the hustle and bustle of the school year begins, take this opportunity to meet the new Principal, Ms. Juliette Miller and the two Assistant Principals, Ms. Hope Fernandes and Mr. Michael O'Neil. Light refreshments will be served. Pop in and say hello. We look forward to meeting you."


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