Name: Rudolph Weekes
Current Position and School: Principal at West Roxbury Academy (merged Brook Farm/Media High School).
Educational Background: Master of education in secondary education administration, University of Massachusetts, Boston; bachelor of science in mathematics, Salem State College.
School Information: West Roxbury Academy in West Roxbury, MA, serves 760 students from grades 9-12. The student population is 46% African-American, 45% Hispanic, 8% White, 2% Asian, and 1% Multi-Racial/non-Hispanic. Of these students, 70% participate in the free and reduced lunch program.
Prior Experience: Rudy’s prior experience includes serving as headmaster and assistant headmaster of the Academy of Public Service in Dorchester, MA, and as mathematics teacher at Dorchester High School in Dorchester, MA.