New Superintendent

New Superintendent Appointed
Posted on 05/29/2019
New Superintendent Damion MaciociOn Tuesday, May 28th, the Board of Education voted to approve Mr. Damion Macioci as the new Superintendent to replace retiring Superintendent Barbara Longo. A Meet and Greet was held in the Middle School Library.

Mr Macioci has 20 years of experience with 15 years having been spent in administrative roles. Mr. Macioci began his career in 1999 in the School District of the Chathams, serving as a Teacher of Health and Physical Education, Athletic Trainer, and Strength and Conditioning Coach. From 2004-2008, Mr. Macioci was employed in the Randolph Township School District as the Pre K-12 Supervisor of Health Services, Physical Education, and Athletics.  In 2008 Mr. Macioci arrived to the West Essex Regional School District in the role of Director of Athletics and Supervisor of Health and Physical Education for grades 7-12.  He served in this position until April of 2015.

From April of 2015 to August of 2015, Mr. Macioci served as the Assistant Principal at Heritage Middle School in Livingston. Mr. Macioci then returned to West Essex in August of 2015 to the position of Assistant Principal at West Essex Regional High school, while also serving as the School Safety Specialist for the district. In 2018, Mr. Macioci also worked as an adjunct faculty member at Seton Hall University in the College of Education and Human Services.

Mr. Macioci completed his undergraduate education at William Paterson University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree. He then  attended Montclair State University where he obtained a Master of Arts Degree, with a concentration in Teaching and Supervision. In 2007, Mr. Macioci completed the NJEXCEL Educational Leadership Program through the Foundation for Educational Administration and the New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association.