Marzolf Primary Administration
Dear Marzolf Families,
Welcome to Marzolf Primary School! It is an honor and a pleasure to serve our students, parents, staff, and community as your principal. Thank you for choosing our school and we promise to do our best to educate and support every student, every day.
I look forward to meeting and getting to know our students, parents, and families well. I would also like to take a moment to share some information about myself:
*Native of Lilly, Pennsylvania (a very small town in Cambria County) and 1986 graduate of Penn Cambria High School, Cresson, PA
*Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education at Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA in 1990
*Master of Science degree in Educational Leadership at Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA in 1995
*Superintendent Letter of Eligibility from Widener University, Chester, PA in 1997
*Doctoral degree coursework at the University of Pittsburgh
1990-1995                Grade Five Classroom Teacher
                                   School District of Haverford Township, Havertown, PA                                                
                                    Also superrvised/coached various extracurricular activities/sports     
1995-1997               K-8 Assistant Principal
                                   Fleetwood Area School District, Fleetwood, PA                                                
1997-2013               Principal, Marzolf Primary and Marzolf Elementary
                                   Shaler Area School District, Glenshaw, PA                                                
2013-2018              Principal, Shaler Area Middle School
                                  Shaler Area School District, Glenshaw, PA   
2018-2022         Principal, Reserve Primary 
                                   Shaler Area School District, Glenshaw, PA                                                
2022-present         Principal, Marzolf Primary 
                                   Shaler Area School District, Glenshaw, PA    
*A proud, long-time resident of the Shaler Area School District 
*Married to wife Nancy, a Kindergarten teacher in the Pittsburgh Public Schools
*Four children: Tyler (a graduate of Wyotech Institute in Diesel Technology and currently a Diesel Mechanic/Welder in Altoona, PA), Alex (a West Virginia University graduate, Criminal Justice major, Automotive Salesman), Lilliana (Junior at Slippery Rock University), and Harrison (Shaler Area HS Senior), all who have attended or are attending the Shaler Area schools
*Two pets: a dog (Chihuahua mix named Rosalita) and a cat (our beloved Manx named Coral who crossed the rainbow bridge recently)
*Four year letterman and PIAA state championship participant in Track and Field and Cross Country at Penn Cambria High School
*NCAA Division III collegiate athlete at Susquehanna University in Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field and Cross Country (4 year letterman, all-conference honors, and school record holder in Distance Medley Relay) 
*Interests and hobbies include: spending time with family, reading for pleasure, listening to music, visiting Colonial Williamsburg, VA, Dana Point, CA, and Ocean City, MD, avid runner 30+ miles per week, collecting vintage baseball cards and visiting different baseball stadiums, supporting the University of Pittsburgh athletics, following all sports.  
I believe deeply in the greatness that exists in our students, parents, staff, and community and look forward to serving you and supporting the growth of your child. Please feel free to contact me at any time with any questions, ideas, concerns, or positive news at: (412) 492-1200, extension 6500 or [email protected] 
ALSO, please be sure to follow me on Twitter (@marzolfmarty) to read about the great things happening at Shaler Area/Marzolf Primary!
Have a fantastic day, and...GO TITANS!
Martin J. Martynuska
Marzolf Primary Principal 
Marzolf Primary Staff Directory

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1800 Mt. Royal Boulevard     Glenshaw, PA. 15116     P 412-492-1200     F 412-492-1236
1800 Mt. Royal Boulevard Glenshaw, PA. 15116 P 412-492-1200 F 412-492-1236
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