Mrs. Ruscavage graduated from Neptune Twp. High School in
1983 and earned her bachelor’s degree in English education from Rutgers
University in 1987. Mrs. Ruscavage holds a Masters degree in Liberal Arts from
Kean University, school counselor and social studies teaching certification and
a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Ruscavage began her career as an English teacher at Scotch Plains-Fanwood High
School in 1987. During her fifteen year tenure at Scotch Plains- Fanwood High
School, Mrs. Ruscavage worked as a school counselor for four years. Mrs.
Ruscavage coached varsity girls field hockey, varsity girls and boys swimming
and diving and varsity girls volleyball during this time. Additionally, she
advised the high school newspaper, yearbook and the junior and senior class
Ruscavage came to the Matawan Aberdeen Regional School system in 2003 as an
assistant principal at Matawan Aberdeen Middle School. In 2004 she was
appointed as an assistant principal/Director of SPS at Matawan Regional High
School. Mrs. Ruscavage served in this position until August of 2007 when she
was appointed the acting principal of the high school. In May of 2008 Mrs.
Ruscavage became principal of Matawan Regional High School.
school, Mrs. Ruscavage enjoys spending time with her husband, Joe and
her twelve year old son, Michael. The Ruscavages are actively involved in
Autism Speaks, POAC and the autism community as their son, Michael, has autism.
The Ruscavages enjoy amusement parks, the beach, and all outdoor activities.