Dr. Renato Lajara

Phone: 215-517-3700


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree: Elementary Education, Gwynedd Mercy University Master's Degree/Certification: Educational Administration, Gwynedd Mercy University Doctor of Education: Educational Leadership, Gwynedd Mercy University

Dr. Renato Lajara


Welcome to Cheltenham High School...home of the panthers!

The Cheltenham Director of Elementary Education, Dr. Renato Lajara has accepted the temporary assignment of interim principal at Cheltenham High School for the 2019-20 school year
A former administrator in Philadelphia, Dr. Lajara has served as a building principal at Kensington High School and John B. Stetson School. Throughout his career, Dr. Lajara has earned accolades for developing positive school culture, increasing attendance and showing academic growth in key content areas. He served a successful term as the interim principal Myers Elementary during the 2018-19 school year.