Assistant Superintendent/Chief Academic Officer
417 Rock Street
Fall River, MA 02720
The Office of Instruction is responsible for a broad range of areas, including: program and curriculum coordination, assessment, instruction, professional development, educational initiatives, research and grants.
The Office of Instruction oversees curriculum and instruction for the Fall River Public Schools. The curriculum maps for all content areas, Grades K-12, guide teachers in standards implementation . They help teachers, parents and students understand the anticipated results of instruction and study. The curriculum maps respond to the question: what should students be able to do to demonstrate understanding and knowledge?
The Office of Instruction oversees a number of educational programs for the Fall River Public Schools.
Fernanda Vera Cruz - Director of English Language Learners
Jacqueline Francisco - Director of Fine Arts
Michele Sharpe - Director of Health and PE
Tracy Curley - Director of Student Assessment
Siobhan Ryan - Title I/Parent Information Center
Russ Lewis - Education Supplies
Frank Farias - Director of Technology Integration