Area Superintendent - High Schools

High Schools and Alternative Schools

sophia freire area sup

Dr. Sofia Freire is the Chief of Leadership and Learning K-12 and supervises all high schools including alternative/atypical high schools district-wide. She holds a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from Cal State Fullerton and a Doctorate of Education from the University of Southern California. Since 2011 she had served as the Senior Director of School Transformation for the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools.

Her work included coaching, mentoring, and evaluating secondary principals; planning and facilitating monthly leadership conferences on instructional leadership and organizational management, and summer seminars and retreats on Common Core State Standards; and leading a team of math and English experts in developing curriculum and assessments.

Dr. Freire has more than eight years of service as a secondary principal and assistant principal, beginning her educational career as a multiple subjects teacher in middle school.


4100 Normal Street, Room 2008
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone: (619) 725-7772
Fax: (619) 725-7386

Sofia Freire, Ed.D.
Chief, Leadership and Learning

Andrea Davis
Confidential Administrative Assistant