The following is a press release. Posted at 3:15 p.m.
Dr. Stacy L. Scott, Superintendent of Schools, is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Jose
Duarte as the finalist for the Fuller Middle School principal opening.
“I was impressed by Mr. Duarte’s extensive educational experience totaling close to thirty years of which the last twenty years
have been in a building leadership capacity,” commented Dr. Scott. Mr. Duarte is currently serving
as the Principal at the John W. McCormack Middle School in Dorchester, MA. Within the Boston
Public Schools, Mr. Duarte has also served as a teacher, Assistant Principal, Cluster Leader, and
Operational Leader. He holds advanced degrees from Eastern Nazarene College and Bridgewater
State University. A native of Cape Verde, he is also fluent in Portuguese, Cape Verdean Creole and
English. Staff members are invited to meet with Mr. Duarte on Monday, June 20th from 5:30 – 6:30
p.m. at Fuller Middle School. Fuller Community members are invited to meet Mr. Duarte on
Monday June 20th from 7:00- 8:00 p.m. at Fuller Middle School. Dr. Stacy L. Scott welcomes staff
and community members’ input on finalist Jose Duarte for the Fuller Middle School principal.