Principal Darren C. Elwell

"The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things."
-Ronald Reagan

A Gardner native, Mr. Elwell began his teaching career at his alma mater, Gardner High School. He then served as a Communications Teacher at Mohawk Trail Regional School, teaching Journalism, Public Speaking, an Archaeology. Mr. Elwell completed his administrative practicum at Marblehead Community Charter Public School, and served as Assistant Principal of Ware Junior Senior High School prior to being appointed Principal.

Mr. Elwell has a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology from Bates College, with a concentration in Archaeology, and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of New England. 

 Assistant Principal Ms. Trina Roberts

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Miss Trina Roberts has begun her new role as Assistant Principal of Ware Junior Senior High School!

From an early age, Miss Roberts wanted to be an educator. Miss Roberts is a native of Springfield, MA and she graduated from Springfield Central High School. She also graduated from Salem State College where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Educational Studies. Miss Roberts then earned a Master's degree in Educational Leadership from American International College.

After spending several years teaching in the Springfield Public Schools, she moved to Chicopee Public Schools to become an Instructional Specialist. While in Chicopee, she also served one year as an Acting Vice Principal.

Miss Roberts enjoys reading, singing, going to the beach, and spending time with her beloved dog, a Pekingese named Hustle. Miss Roberts is a lifelong learner who is proud to be an educator. She is looking forward to serving the town of Ware and working to inspire the students and faculty at Ware Junior Senior High School! 

Mrs. Bernard, Administrative Assistant
Ms.  Rys, Administrative Assistant
Mrs. Saletnik, School Nurse

Phone: 413-967-6234 Fax: 413-967-9053