Assistant PrincipalJoe Sara Joseph Sara has served as the assistant principal at the Gardner Pilot Academy since September 2010. Prior to this, he served as the clinical coordinator at the Agassiz Elementary L/AB (Learning Adaptive Behavior) Cluster for 7 years. Joe is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and earned his Master’s in Social Work from Simmons College in 1994. He worked at the South End Community Health Center for a total of 8 years, from 1993 (second-year social work internship) to 1996 and then returned in September of 1998 to August of 2004. During this time he provided individual and group-based school counseling as well as outpatient clinic-based therapy. He has worked in both out-patient and in-patient mental health settings. He completed his Bachelor’s degree at Drew University majoring in Psychology and Philosophy.
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