Mr. Rizzo began his career as a Band Director in the East Allegheny School District in 1993. Since that time, he has served as a Band Director for Penn Hills School District and Indiana Area School District, as well as an Assistant Principal at Indiana Area Senior High School, Principal at Ben Franklin Elementary School, Coordinator of Instructional Technology for Indiana Area School District, and most recently, Assistant Superintendent of the Indiana Area School District. Mr. Rizzo is currently pursuing his Doctor of Educational Leadership: Instructional Technology through Wilkes University. He earned his Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility in 2015 from California University of Pennsylvania, his Principal Certification and Master of Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is a proud graduate of Penn State University. Mr. Rizzo joined the Spring-Ford family in June 2019 as Assistant Superintendent and moved to the Superintendent position in May 2021.
As a result of the recent CDC update, Spring-Ford will loosen the enforcement of the current mask mandate in all of our buildings and when riding school transportation until such time as the School Board can take action on anticipated changes to the Health and Safety Plan Monday evening.