Principal, Columbia Heights Educational Campus
Apr 11, 2018
Maria Tukeva
Principal, Columbia Heights Educational Campus

Ms. Tukeva is the founding and current Principal of Columbia Heights Educational Campus (CHEC). As CHEC’s educational leader, Ms. Tukeva is responsible for overseeing curriculum development, the program of study, professional development, student activities and discipline, administrative and support services, guidance and counseling, career development and placement.

Ms. Tukeva has also served DCPS in the capacity of Assistant Superintendent for High Schools and as a Lead Principal. Prior to her career in education, Ms. Tukeva was the Administrative Director of Andromeda Mental Health Center.

Maria holds two Bachelor's degrees in Literature and Journalism from Penn State University, a Masters in Bilingual Education from Georgetown University and has pursued post graduate studies in anthropology and educational administration from George Washington University.