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!

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.