Joe Fontana

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Educational Background: 

B.A. Social Sciences, The Colorado State University
M.A. Educational Leadership, The Colorado State University

Biographical Sketch: 

Poudre High School:
2011- present: Assistant Principal
2009 - 2011: Dean of Students and Activities Director
2006 - 2009: US History, World Geography, Student Council

Menlo-Atherton High School, Atherton, CA:
1999 - 2006: Student Activities Director, Student Council Sponsor,World Studies, Head Baseball Coach

Thompson Valley High School, Loveland, CO
1986, 1989 - 1999: A.P. US History, World Issues, Civics, American History, Economics, World Geography, Japan / Australia, Student Council Sponsor: Baseball (JV, Varsity Asst.),
1989 - 1997, Basketball (Soph., JV, Varsity Asst.),
1987 - 1996, Walt Clark Junior High School, Loveland, CO
1987 - 1989: Civics, Student Council Sponsor

P r o f e s s i o n a l A w a r d s
TVHS Teacher of the Year, 1998
MAHS Teacher of the Year, 2006
Japan Fulbright Memorial Award Winner, 1997
Peninsula Athletic League Coach of the Year, 2006
TVHS Commencement Speaker, 1993, 1995, 1998
Peninsula Athletic League Coach of the Year, 2002
National Finalist Hines Community Spirit Award, 1997
San Mateo County Coach of the Year, 2002
Colorado Association for Partners in Education Award, 1996
Colorado Governor’s Award for Excellence in Education, 1993

Favorite Quote: 

I am who I am because of who we are. We are POUDRE!
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