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Dr.  Dilhani  Uswatte
Principal

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Principal

Education

  • Doctorate in Educational Leadership- University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2013
  • Educational Specialist Degree in Education Leadership- University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2011
  • Masters Degree in Educational Leadership- University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2004
  • Bachelors Degree in Intermediate Education (math/science specialization)- Queen's University, Ontario, Canada, 2007
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology- Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 2006

Educational Experience

  • Principal, Rocky Ridge Elementary, 2014-Present
  • Assistant Principal, Rocky Ridge Elementary, 2010-2014
  • Eighth Grade Math Teacher and Math Department Facilitator, Berry Middle School, 2002-2010
  • Math and Science Teacher, St. Paul's High School, 1997-2002 

Awards

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham Alumni Award for Leadership, 2015
  • National Milken Educator Award, 2009
  • Hoover City School's Positive Image Award, 2009
  • Alabama Jacksonville State University Teacher Hall of Fame Award, Hoover City Schools, 2008
  • Alabama Jacksonville State University Teacher Hall of Fame Award, State of Alabama, 2008