Jocelyn V. Artinger was unanimously approved by the School Board this evening as the new principal of Markham Elementary School.
Ms. Artinger is currently the Literacy Coordinator for the Pittsburgh Public Schools Office of School Transformation. Prior to her current position, Ms. Artinger served as the principal of Propel Braddock Hills Elementary School. Her background includes serving as the co- principal of Propel Northside and Propel Pitcairn. She also taught elementary school in the Propel Charter Schools, Homestead; Weil Accelerated Learning Academy, Pittsburgh Public Schools; and Sto-Rox Elementary School, Sto-Rox School District.
Ms. Artinger has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Communications. She has a master’s degree from Chatham University in Teaching-Elementary Education and her Teaching Certification in Elementary Education K-6. She received her Principal K-12 Certification from the University of Pittsburgh.
Ms. Artinger’s start date is still to be determined.