Principal's Message

Erick Fineberg enters his fourth year as the principal of AG Currie Middle School. Mr. Fineberg brings his enthusiasm and passion for children and learning to Currie. A graduate of UC Irvine with a B.A. in psychology and a Masters in Education and teaching credential from UCLA, Mr. Fineberg brings a wealth of knowledge, high expectations, and a commitment to insure that all students learn at the highest level. He has taught for Long Beach, Irvine and Capistrano before joining Tustin Unified School District in July of 2009. Over the past 22 years, Mr. Fineberg has served as an instructional aide, teacher, assistant principal, and principal. Among his accomplishments, Mr. Fineberg has been appointed to the California Department of Education’s Title I Committee of Practitioners, received the Order of Omega National Honor Society award, presented strategy workshops for teachers and has written several articles for various educational publications. Under his leadership, Mr. Fineberg’s schools have received multiple honors including, National Blue Ribbon, California Distinguished School, Title I High Achievement and CBEE Honors School. He is also a member of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development and National Association of Elementary School Principals. He looks forward to the coming school year at AG Currie Middle School filled with exceptional student academic and social growth.