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Carl Patton ’04

Principal and Chief Academic Officer

The John Carroll School

Carl Patton, who has more than 30 years of experience in education, is the principal and chief academic officer of The John Carroll School, a co-educational Catholic high school in Bel Air, Maryland.

He previously was the principal of Bishop O’Connell Catholic High School in Arlington, Virginia. He led the co-educational high school, which has 1,200 students, since 2013.

Patton earned a a master’s in educational administration from Trinity in 2004. He earned his bachelor’s degree from University of Maryland, College Park, and is working on a doctorate in education leadership and innovation from University of Southern Mississippi.


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