A New York Assistant Principal
About Kavita Gupta
An inner-city administrator, Kavita Gupta serves the Performing Arts and Technology High School in New York City as assistant principal. Since joining the school in 2012, the professional has implemented an institutionwide process emphasizing common core standards that enhance learning and boost student achievement. Before accepting her current position, Kavita Gupta worked as principal with New York's Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance. Her responsibilities included turning around the low-performing high school and developing new facilitates funded through the borough. Such facilities include a Mandarin Chinese language center valued at roughly a quarter of a million dollars.
In the lead-up to her career as an administrator, Kavita Gupta pursued hands-on teaching experience as a mathematics teacher. While at the Rafael Hernandez Dual Language Magnet School, she taught seventh and eighth graders. Later, she became a math instructor at the Manhattan Hunter Science High School.
When not supporting her school, Ms. Gupta enjoys international travel, having experienced such diverse countries as France, Thailand, and Singapore. Further, she stays physically active by playing tennis and racquetball.