Barker Road Middle School Principal Appointed

Sarah Jacob has been appointed by the Pittsford Central School District Board of Education as principal of Barker Road Middle School. Jacob began her new position on July 19, 2021, and replaces Shana Cutaia who was recently promoted to Director of Student Services.

“We are excited to welcome Ms. Jacob back to Pittsford as a principal. She previously taught social studies here and served as the secondary standards leader for social studies before serving as the assistant principal at Brighton High School,” said Pittsford Central School District Superintendent Michael Pero. “We know her experience as assistant principal in Brighton and her student centered philosophy will serve her well here at Barker Road Middle School.”

Over the past seven years, Jacob served as assistant principal at Brighton High School and Twelve Corners Middle School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from Nazareth College, a Master of Science Degree in Education from St. John Fisher College, and a certificate in Educational Leadership from the University of Rochester.

Jacob grew up in Honeoye Falls, NY, and now resides in Ionia with her husband Chad Jacob and their two daughters, ages 11 and 7, who attend Honeoye-Falls Lima schools.