Dr. Renato Lajara

Phone: 215-517-4540


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Masters/Certification on Educational Administration, and Doctor of Education / Leadership; all from Gwynedd Mercy University.

Dr. Renato Lajara


Welcome to Myers Elementary School...home of the peace train!

CSD Director of Elementary Education Dr. Renato Lajara is on temporary assignment as interim principal at Myers Elementary for the balance of the school year. Dr. Lajara assumed responsibility for Myers’ day-to-day operations on Monday, Nov. 26.

A former K-8 administrator in Philadelphia, Dr. Lajara has served as a building principal at Kensington High School, John B. Stetson Renaissance Charter School and John B. Stetson Middle School. Throughout his career, Dr. Lajara has earned accolades for developing positive school cultures, increasing attendance and showing academic growth in key content areas.