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Volume 5, Issue 56  |  July 14, 2020

Del Real named new principal of Harbor View Elementary

With more than 20 years of experience in education, Gabriel Del Real has been selected as the new principal of Harbor View Elementary School, filling the vacancy left by Carol Furman, who is relocating to Missouri.

Del Real has served as principal of Adams Elementary for the past eight years and has proven to be an “exceptional leader, with strong communication skills, instructional knowledge and the ability to build lasting relationships with staff and parents to help students thrive.” 

Del Real named new principal

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Gabriel Del Real

Prior to serving as principal, Del Real was an elementary teacher at multiple NMUSD sites and a Teacher on Special Assignment (TOSA), responsible for coordinating staff development opportunities and the design of technology lessons that supplemented core curriculum. He most recently served as the coordinator of K-12 curriculum and instruction, supporting instructional programs districtwide and facilitating the adoption and implementation of instructional materials.

“While I have enjoyed supporting my colleagues with meeting the instructional needs of students throughout our district, I am excited to serve as principal of Harbor View Elementary,” said Del Real. “Harbor View has an outstanding reputation as a school completely devoted to student success. It is with great pleasure and humility that I join the remarkable Harbor View School community to continue the tradition of excellence in service of students.”

Del Real received his Bachelor of Science in Child and Adolescent Studies and his Master of Science in Reading Instruction from California State University, Fullerton, as well as his Education Administrative Services Credential from the University of California Irvine.

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