Rick Vaccaro

Solano County Office of Education
Director - Alternative Education
Fairfield, California

Rick Vaccaro currently serves as the Director/Alternative Education for the Salano County Office of Education.  In this role he supervises the academic program at the Solano County Juvenile Detention Facility along with two community schools.  He has been in this position for the last 10 years.  Previously, Rick served as an elementary and h igh school principal in Fairfield for six years.  He also taught in the Court and Community School system for three years prior to becoming and administrator.  Rich has a long history working with the at-risk youth of Solano County.  He is a member of the Solano County Inter-Agency Committee as a school representative.  Outher members include representatives from Mental Health, Probation, and Child Welfare.  Rick holds a B.A. in History and an M.A. in Education Administration along with a teaching credential in History.