Assistant Principal Tarsky was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. After a stint on the Alaskan fishing boats, some years traveling overseas with his brother, and a year and a half at PalmBeach Community College in Lake Worth, Florida, Mr. Tarsky transferred to Yale University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Theater Studies. Upon graduation, Mr. Tarsky joined the U.S. Army where he did two tours to Afghanistan and one to Honduras as a member of the US Army Special Forces. Separating from active duty to pursue a passion for education, Mr. Tarsky received his Masters in International Education Policy from Harvard University. Before coming to Sandwich, Mr. Tarsky taught English and English as a Second Language at the Humanities and Leadership Development High School in Lawrence, Massachusetts. Mr. Tarsky has a wife, two daughters, and a brown mutt whose breed is currently being investigated. He is super excited to start his third year as assistant principal at Sandwich High School!