Middle School Principal

  • Headshot of Dr. David Kristofic Dr. David Kristofic
    Phone: 724-625-3111, ext. 2254
    Email: dkristofic@pinerichland.org

    Hired by the Pine-Richland School Board in 2010, Dr. David Kristofic serves as the principal of Pine-Richland Middle School. 

    Before coming to PRSD, Kristofic served as principal for West Shamokin High School and Elderton High School, both part of the Armstrong School District located in Ford City, Pennsylvania. In years prior, Kristofic was the assistant principal at Indian Valley Middle School in Reedsville, Pennsylvania, and jr. high principal and assistant secondary principal in the Mount Union Area School District.

    Kristofic graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 1993 with a bachelor of arts in liberal studies. He earned both his K-8 elementary education certification and masters of education from the University of Pittsburgh. In 2000, Kristofic received his administration certification (K-12) from Western Maryland College, also known as McDaniel College. Six years later, he received his Superintendent Letter of Eligibility from Westminster College. Since 2008, he has been a part of the University of Pittsburgh’s Principal’s Academy. He earned his doctorate from Duquesne University in 2004.