The Peoria Unified School District Governing Board proudly approved Mr. David Svorinic as the Principal of Sunrise Mountain High School for the 2014-15 school year.
Svorinic, who currently serves as the interim principal at Sunrise Mountain High School, was approved for the administrative appointment at the April 22 Board Meeting.
Svorinic began his teaching career in Peoria Unified at Desert Palms Elementary School in 1989. In 2005, Svorinic was promoted to Assistant Principal at Parkridge Elementary School. Shortly thereafter, he took the helm as Principal at Parkridge and remained in that position for eight years.
Svorinic accepted the role as Athletic Director/Assistant Principal at Liberty High School in the fall of 2013 and transferred to Sunrise Mountain High School in spring 2014.
Svorinic has been a dedicated employee of the Peoria Unified School District for 25 years and is a 2012 Raymond S. Kellis Leadership in Administration Award winner.
The Peoria Unified School District, located in the West Valley, serves more than 36,000 students in 32 elementary schools, seven high schools and one non-traditional high school.
With ongoing open enrollment and alternative educational opportunities, the district boasts a 94 percent high school graduation rate. Peoria Unified prides itself on excelling schools, award-winning teachers, high AIMS test scores, specialized signature programs and championship sports programs.