Photo: Thomas L. Brow.
The Belmont School District has appointed Thomas L. Brow as the interim Principal of Belmont High School for the coming 2018-2019 school year. Brow currently serves as a part-time assistant principal at Belmont High.
“We are delighted that Tom has agreed to serve as Interim Principal of Belmont High School for the 2018-2019 school year,” read the press release issued by Mary Pederson, director of Human Resources for the district.
“The depth of his professional experience and his familiarity with the district, specifically with Belmont High School will serve the students and staff well in the coming year. We look forward to welcoming Tom to this new role on July 1, 2018.”
Brow has been working in the Belmont schools since retiring from the Melrose school system in 2015, first as interim assistant principal of Chenery Middle School, then as an interim assistant principal of Belmont High School, and as an instructional leadership coach in the district.
“[Brow] has had a long and distinguished career in education, serving in multiple roles within the Melrose Public Schools over  years, including the principal of the middle school for  years,” said Pederson.
During his tenure in Melrose, Brow served as interim principal of Melrose High School for one year. Including his times as a principal, Brow served as middle school assistant principal, chair of the social studies department, and social studies teacher.
Peterson said Brow “has received numerous awards and distinctions and has made a significant contribution to the field of education. During his tenure in Melrose, Tom led multiple school building projects and expansion initiatives.”