Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Rory McCourt
Mr. McCourt joined the Ridgefield School District as Superintendent of Schools in July of 2019. Prior to this, Mr. McCourt served as the Superintendent of Schools for the River Vale School District from 2013-2019, and as Interim Superintendent, Director of Curriculum, and a Principal in the Westwood School District from 2007-2013. Mr. McCourt also taught fourth and eighth grade in the Ramsey School District, after starting his career teaching seventh grade in the Paterson School District over 20 years ago.
After graduating from Teaneck High School, Mr. McCourt earned a B.A. in English Literature from Wheaton College, MA, and an Ed.M. in Educational Leadership from Teachers College, Columbia University. Since that time, Mr. McCourt continued his own education by earning numerous credits in educational administration from Seton Hall University, and will be finalizing a M.S. in Organizational Leadership from the University of Colorado this year.