The Garrison school board on July 11 approved the hiring of a new principal and guidance counselor.
Alex Levine will begin as principal for the K-8 school on Aug. 13, succeeding John Griffiths, who resigned after three years to become assistant superintendent of the Croton-Harmon district. A graduate of the Bank Street College of Education and Fordham, Levine was most recently assistant principal at Mahopac Middle School.
Krista DiDiego was hired as the school guidance counselor to succeed Mike Williams, who left after eight years to take a position at Scarsdale Middle School. DiDiego was the counselor at Growing Up Green Middle School in Queens.Did you find this article useful or informative? Please consider a donation to support our work. Even $5 a month, charged automatically to your credit card, would be terrific. We are able to provide this website and our weekly print paper free to the community -- and pay our writers, photographers and editors for their hard work -- because of the generosity of readers like you.