Mr. Douglass Rowe has
served as the assistant principal at Hopewell High School since 2009. He played a role in founding the Hopewell
Cyber Academy, has been a vocal advocate for technology in the classroom, is
the SAP coordinator, works closely with the Beaver County Truancy Intervention
Program, led a push for a positive social media presence for the District, and
trained students and staff in the ALICE program as a response to an active
Prior to coming to
Hopewell, Mr. Rowe taught English for ten years at Rochester High School. During that time, he was also a club sponsor and
English department chairperson. Mr. Rowe
coached football at Rochester and Beaver Falls and girls softball at
students realize their potential for success has been Mr. Rowe’s proudest
accomplishment as an educator.
Mr. Rowe served as the
MAC Principals Association president during the 2014-2015 school year, was the
acting principal at Hopewell High School for the 2015-2016 school year, and has
served on the WPIAL Sportsmanship, and Football Steering committees. He earned a BS in Secondary English Education
in 1999 and his Pennsylvania Principals Certificate from the University of
Pittsburgh in 2005.
Mr. Rowe lives with his
wife Natalie and their children Maryn, Maddie, and Sam.