Introducing Mr. Barbosa

Introducing Our New Assistant Principal

Mr. Leonardo Barbosa, NSES Asst. Principal

Mr. Leonardo Barbosa, Jr. has been serving in public education since 2005. He comes to us from Hillpoint Elementary School where he held the position of Dean of Students for the last three years.

Prior to that, Mr. Barbosa taught 6th-8th grade alternative education at Kings Fork Middle School for two years and 6th-8th grade Health & Physical Education in Hampton City Schools for twelve years. He was honored to be named the 2016-2017 teacher of the year during his tenure.

Mr. Barbosa earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from Southern Connecticut State University and his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership and Administration from Old Dominion University.

Mr. Barbosa takes great pride in the relationships he builds with every student, teacher, parent and community member. He believes that every positive interaction cultivates greater shared experiences. His goal is to ensure all students are positively impacted in a way that they love coming back to school each and every day. Mr. Barbosa is so excited to join the Northern Shores family and is looking forward to an amazing school year!