Success Academy Lafayette Middle School
5-7 Current Grades
5-8 Planned Grades
Ms. Damo joined Success Academy in 2016 as an assistant principal at SA Upper West. She spent the 2017-2018 school year at SA Harlem Central, where she first served as an assistant principal and then as acting principal. Ms. Damo has more than a decade of teaching and educational leadership experience. Prior to joining SA, she was the writing department leader and an inclusion teacher at MESA Charter School in Brooklyn. Ms. Damo also worked as a teacher at Green Dot Charter Schools in Los Angeles, KIPP Charter Schools in Washington, D.C., and New York City district schools. She earned her undergraduate degree from Carleton College and has two master’s degrees: one from Lehman College in secondary English and another in education policy from Columbia University. During her free time, she enjoys reading and exploring the city with her son, Chi.