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Kristofer comeforo

9th Grade Counts Network co-Lead

Stuart-Hobson Middle School

Kristofer Comeforo serves as the Principal at Stuart-Hobson Middle School. Prior to this role, he was the Assistant Principal of the Ninth and Tenth Grade Academies at Cardozo Education Campus. Comeforo preivously served in a similar capacity at Anacostia Senior High School, where he oversaw promotion rates, which increased by more than 20% over three years. Prior to becoming Assistant Principal, Comeforo taught science at Anacostia SHS as a Teach For America corps member. During his tenure as a teacher, he earned Teacher of the Year honors in 2011, and in 2012, he was recognized at DCPS’ Standing Ovation as a recipient of the Rubenstein Award for Highly Effective Teaching. Additionally, Comeforo served as the founding mentor of Anacostia’s FIRST Robotics Team, The AnaDroids, and he was also an assistant coach for Anacostia’s varsity football team.

He holds a master’s degree in teaching from American University and a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Boston College.