About Mr. Dann


Mr. Dann is looking forward to his fourth year at the High School. Mr. Dann attended the Saranac Lake CSD as a student and graduated from the Saranac Lake High School in 1996. He received his Bachelor’s degree and Master's degrees from SUNY Cortland in Elementary/ Computer Education. He received his Certificate of Advanced Studies in Educational Leadership from Syracuse University.

He began his teaching career in the Syracuse City School District, where he taught several grade levels at Seymour Elementary, Porter Elementary and Franklin Magnet School. He was the Dean of Students for one year at Danforth Middle School, which is also in the SCSD. In 2006, he moved back to Saranac Lake and became the Dean of Students at the Saranac Lake Middle School. In 2007, he was named Principal at Petrova Elementary School and stayed there for six years before being named the Saranac Lake High School Principal in 2013. 

Mr. Dann lives in Saranac Lake with his wife and three daughters.