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Message from Superintendent Adams

January 19, 2023 


Dear Parents/Guardians, Faculty and Staff,


I am pleased to inform you that Mr. Mark Fish will join Salem Washington Academy as Interim Elementary Principal. Mr. Fish began his career in education as a teacher and coach at Greater Johnstown City School District and moved to South Glens Falls as Assistant Principal of the middle school, where he was promoted to Principal in 1998. In 2010, Mr. Fish was named New York State Middle School Principal of the Year and National Distinguished Principal. In 2014, Mr. Fish was appointed Superintendent of Schools in Greenwich Central School District where he served until his retirement in 2022. 


Please join me in welcoming Mr. Fish to our Elementary School. Mr. Fish will start on Monday, January 23, 2023. In the meantime, if you need anything, please do not hesitate to contact me or one of the other administrators. 



Julie A. Adams 
Superintendent of Schools