Herman Badillo Bilingual Academy

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Herman Badillo Bilingual Academy
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Address
315 Carolina Street
Columbus
14201
Information
Status Priority School
School number 76
Principal Kathryn L. Foy
Assistant principals Carol A. Smith
Elizabeth C. Crispin
Grades PK-8
School Administration Manager Rafael J. Perez
Dean of Students Marlon Lee
Website

Herman Badillo Bilingual Academy is an elementary school in Buffalo, New York. It is located at 315 Carolina Street and serves Grades PK through 8. The current principal is Ms. Katheryn Foy, and the current assistant principals are Ms. Carol Smith and Ms. Lizzy Crispin.

History[edit]

The school is named for Herman Badillo. It began as a community school and now houses bilingual elementary students. It is one of two elementary schools in the city devoted to bilingual/ELL learners.

Selected former principals[edit]

Previous assignment and reason for departure denoted in parentheses

  • Ms. Agnes M. Baldwin
  • Ms. Helen M. Olmstead
  • Dr. William J. McColgan–1950-1952 (Assistant Principal - School 76, named Supervisor of Physical Education for Buffalo Public Schools)
  • Mr. Samuel N. Block
  • Mr. James Horrigan
  • Mr. David Caban–?-2002 (unknown, named Assistant Superintendent for Leadership & Evaluation for Buffalo Public Schools)
  • Ms. Donna J. Jackson–2002-2013 (Assistant Principal - Buffalo Elementary School of Technology, named Director of Special Education for Buffalo Public Schools)

Selected former assistant principals[edit]

Previous assignment and reason for departure denoted in parentheses

  • Ms. C. Marjorie Duly–1946-1952 (Teacher - School 78, named Assistant Principal of School 52)
  • Dr. William McCoglan–1948-1950 (Physical Education teacher - Riverside High School, named Acting Principal of School 76)
  • Mr. Rafael Mercado–?-2004 (unknown, Assistant Principal of West Hertel Academy[1])
  • Ms. Carmen Soto–2004-2005 (Professional Development Specialist - Westchester BOCES,[2] laid off[3])
  • Mr. Samuel Morales–2005-2007 (Assistant Principal - Hamlin Park School,[4] retired[5])
  • Mr. Edelmiro Cruz–2007[6]-2011 (unknown, named Assistant Principal of Frank A. Sedita Academy[7])
  • Mr. Pietro Mendola–2011-2012 (Assistant Principal - BUILD Academy, named Director of Foreign Languages for Buffalo Public Schools)

Additional information[edit]

The school has a community partnership with Frontier High School.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2004, June 9). Meeting of the Board of Education: Principal Transfers.
  2. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2004, June 9). Meeting of the Board of Education: Elementary Principal Appointments.
  3. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2005, August 24). Meeting of the Board of Education: Administrative Appointments.
  4. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2005, September 7). Meeting of the Board of Education: Administrative Appointments.
  5. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2007, July 11). Meeting of the Board of Education: Administrative Appointments.
  6. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2006, August 22). Meeting of the Board of Education: Administrative Appointments.
  7. ^ Buffalo Public Schools (2011, September 14). Meeting of the Board of Education: Administrative Appointments.

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