Michael Adamek, who served as assistant high school principal since July 2005, resigned from his position on July 27 to assume double duty at Fannett-Metal School District as middle school and high school principal.
school board meeting, Tuscarora school board members approved Adamek's resignation.
"I'll definitely miss the students and the staff at Tuscarora.They have a very good principal at the high school.This was an opportunity that opened up at the right time and this was something that I was looking forward to," Adamek
said by phone Wednesday.
enjoyed working at Tuscarora
with high school Principal Rodney Benedick, he
said that he
was looking for a head principal's position.
The odds of such a position opening up at Tuscarora were slim.
"I took this job for the opportunity to step up and have a principalship of my own," said Adamek
, who will oversee between 350 and 400 students in his
...Adamek graduated from Northern York County High School in 1987.He graduated from Penn State University with a bachelor's degree in secondary education in 1993.In 2005, he earned a master's degree in school administration from Shippensburg University.Adamek is currently enrolled at Widener University, where he is pursuing his doctorate in school leadership.