Boston Welcomes Assistant Superintendent for Tech/Vocational Ed

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Boston Public Schools (BPS) Superintendent Carol R. Johnson announced the appointment of Roger Bourgeois as Assistant Superintendent for Technical/Vocational Network. Mr. Bourgeois, who currently serves as Superintendent of Essex Agricultural and Technical High School in Hathorne, will direct the district’s efforts to expand and enhance technical and vocational opportunities, particularly at Madison Park Technical Vocational High School in Roxbury.

“This appointment signals a new day at Madison Park,” said Mayor Thomas M. Menino. “We have a great opportunity to bring this school to the next level and see it blossom into the gold standard of technical vocational education. I’m excited by what lies ahead for the entire Madison Park community.”

Mr. Bourgeois will be responsible for the district’s technical/vocational work, but will focus immediately on the implementation of the Innovation School plan at Madison Park, including the search for a permanent Headmaster.

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