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Cathryn Skedel, Ph.D.,  Principal

Cathryn Skedel joined the Stoney Creek High School faculty as principal in October 2014. Dr. Skedel previously served as the principal of Parcells Middle School in the Grosse Pointe Public School System for 4 years and as the assistant principal/athletic director at both Harrison High School and O.E. Dunckel Middle School in Farmington Hills for 8 years prior to coming to the Rochester Community Schools. She also served as Director of Fine Arts and as a secondary music teacher in the communities of Farmington Hills and Warren, MI. Dr. Skedel earned her B.M.E. and M.M. degrees from The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH, and her Ed. Specialist in School Administration and PhD in Educational Leadership from Oakland University in Rochester, MI.



Charles May, Assistant Principal



Chuck May, the newest member of the administrative team at Stoney Creek, has been a member of Rochester Community Schools for the past 25 years. He will be working with the classes of 2018 and 2020. He has been an assistant principal for 15 years; three years at RHS, five years at Reuther Middle School, and the past six years at AHS. He began as a Math teacher and counselor at Rochester High School.


Mr. May earned his undergraduate teaching degree in Math and Business Education from Central Michigan University. He holds a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling from Eastern Michigan University, and a second Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from CMU.





amanda mckay

Amanda McKay, Ph.D, Assistant Principal 


Dr. McKay enters her sixth year as an assistant principal at Stoney Creek.  Dr. McKay works with the classes of 2017 and 2019.  Prior to joining the Rochester Community Schools team, Dr. McKay was a middle school principal and high school assistant principal in the Lake Shore Public School district for five years. Dr. McKay also taught English and Social Studies at Lake Orion High School.

Dr. McKay earned her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University in Interdisciplinary Social Sciences with a minor in English while also earning her secondary teaching certification. While teaching in Lake Orion, Mrs. McKay earned her Master's Degree in K-12 Administration from MSU. Recently, Dr. McKay completed her Ph.D. program in K-12 Administration at MSU.

Dr. McKay and her husband have lived in the Rochester community for over 10 years.  She is thrilled to have the opportunity to serve the school district and community in which she lives and where her two sons will attend school.  Her oldest son is a student at Hugger Elementary and she is excited to be the mom of a second-grade student!

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Assistant Principal, Grades    9 & 11 Charles May      

Assistant Principal, Grades  10 & 12  Amanda McKay