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Our Principal




Karly Pecorella is honored to be joining the outstanding community as the new principal of Ashley Falls School. Mrs. Pecorella will begin her 21st year in education with the fabulous staff, students, and families. She served as a teacher in grades kindergarten through sixth grade for 19 years in the La Mesa-Spring Valley School District and most recently as the assistant principal of Del Mar Heights School in the Del Mar Union School District. 

Mrs. Pecorella grew up in the San Diego area and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and K-12 Teaching Credential from California State University San Marcos. She completed her Master of Arts in Educational Leadership at San Diego State University and her Administrative Credential through the San Diego State University and National Center for Urban School Transformation (NCUST) program. 

Outside of school, Mrs. Pecorella enjoys spending time with her husband, two children, and their sweet rescue dog. She loves to read, garden, bake, and travel with her family.

Mrs. Pecorella is excited to meet the families of Ashley Falls and welcome all of the students back on campus for a fantastic year!