David Warner(Principal)

Throughout his tenure Mr. Warner has helped create an environment that fosters the mission of the Elmwood Park School District and has led the High School through many district initiatives. As a leader he relies on the values of respect, commitment, consistency and self discipline to meet the needs of the 21st century student.

Karen Fasouletos  (Vice-Principal)

Mrs. Fasouletos has been a part of the Elmwood Park schools since 2005. Committed to the social and academic development of every student, she encourages all faculty, staff, students, and community members to be active participants in classroom. She was a recipient of the 2010 Governor's Award for Outstanding Teaching. A graduate of Ramapo College of New Jersey, she majored in History and Secondary Education and completed her Master's Degree in Educational Leadership at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Daniel Basile (Athletic Director)

Mr. Basile started as Athletic Director in Elmwood Park in January of 2016. His dedication and purpose is to provide a positive outlet for students to engage in physical activity. Sports has been a major part of Mr. Basile's life and career as he excelled on the high school, collegiate and professional levels. He began working in education in 1999 as a classroom teacher and later worked his way to becoming a Vice Principal. Mr. Basile has successfully developed programs in various school districts in which he was employed to his success in education. Mr. Basile obtained his undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY in 1997 and received his masters degree from NJCU in 2009.

Mohammed Saadeh (Director of Pupil Personnel Services and Assessment)

As the Director of Pupil Personnel Services and Assessment, Mr. Saadeh is dedicated to creating a positive learning environment that foster individuality, common sense, critical thinking and success. Mr. Saadeh understands the importance of exposing students to different career paths, philosophies, ideologies and governments so students can completely understand their place in a modern global society. To achieve this end, Mr. Saadeh continues to work closely with the Elmwood Park community, staff and administration.

Jillian Torrento (Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Evaluation)


Ms. Torrento has been a part of the Elmwood Park School district since 2007. She began her career in education at the Gilbert Avenue School, where she taught 5th grade for six consecutive years, and coached softball at Memorial High School for 5 years.  In 2013, Ms. Torrento became the High School Assistant Principal/ Director of Athletics, and in 2015 was appointed as the Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Evaluation. She is very proud to continuing working with the wonderful staff and community of Elmwood Park. 

Michael Wartel (Director of Public Safety and Operations)


Mr. Michael Wartel is the Elmwood Park School District's Director of Public Safety and Operations.