Craig Sommer, Biography

Craig Sommer
South Region Instructional Superintendent, High
School District of Palm Beach County

Mr. Craig A. Sommer is currently serving as the Instructional Superintendent of the South Region High Schools, with a combined enrollment of more than 20,000 students.  He has served our school district the last 15 years in multiple roles, including as a teacher, resource teacher and Assistant Principal.  Mr. Sommer also served as the Principal of Pine Jog Elementary School in suburban West Palm Beach and West Boca Raton Community High School in Boca Raton. Mr. Sommer received his BS in Business Administration (majoring in Finance) and his Masters in Educational Leadership at Florida Atlantic University, and he is currently working towards his EdD in Educational Leadership at Lynn University in Boca Raton. 

Mr. Sommer is the product of the Palm Beach County School system, having graduated from Spanish River High School in Boca Raton. He is also the child of a retired classroom teacher, and the parent of a tenth grade student currently enrolled at a local high school.  He sincerely believes that all children have the right to a world class education to reach their AMAZING potential!