Mrs. Lisa Parsons, Principal, IHC Junior/Senior High School and Curriculum Coordinator, IHC Schools
As Principal of the Junior/Senior High School, Mrs. Parsons is responsible for all aspects of the high school academic and extracurricular programs, recruitment, hiring and supervision of the faculty and staff, as well as the day to day operations within the Jr. / Sr. High School. Based on her extensive background, Mrs. Parsons also serves as the Pre–Kindergarten to grade 12 Curriculum Coordinator and facilitates the school systems Mrs. Parsons has extensive experience in the education field. She has previously served as a district administrator, educational consultant, adjunct professor, and administrative internship supervisor. Mrs. Parsons also serves her community as a board member of the Thousand Islands Area Habitat for Humanity. She and her family are members of St Cecilia’s parish in Adams. Mrs. Parsons welcomes you to join Immaculate Heart Central’s faith community, and to give your children the gift of a college-preparatory education in the Catholic school tradition.
Mr. Gary West, Principal, IHC Elementary School and St. John Bosco Pre-School
Gary West, a veteran educator, is Principal of IHC Elementary School, which includes the St. John Bosco Pre-School, the IHC Primary School (grades K-3), and the IHC Intermediate School (grades 4-6, which is administered on a day-to-day basis by the IHC Vice Principal, Mrs. Annette Connolly). Mr West began his education career in 1976 as a teacher at the parish school of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, one of the four Watertown parish schools that consolidated nine years ago to form IHC Elementary School. In addition to being a teacher, Mr. West has served in public education as a Principal and Assistant Superintendent in a variety of local districts.