Coordinator of Student Affairs
Poquessing is fortunate to have Mr. James Breslin as Coordinator of Student Affairs. Mr. Breslin is a retired, experienced police officer, who served in the 39th, 14th and 7th Philadelphia Police districts. He was a plain clothes officer and narcotics officer, earning numerous commendations and Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) awards. After retiring from his service to the Philadelphia community, he worked at Neshaminy High School as a security officer.
Mr. Breslin was selected for the position of Coordinator of Student Affairs from a talented pool of candidates due to his experience, work ethic and most of all his compassion and proven rapport with youth.
At Poquessing MS, Mr. Breslin is known for his care and genuine concern when dealing with our youth. He is seen greeting parents and students daily as they arrive on campus in the morning, controlling traffic.. Within the building he interactes with students during all lunches, asssits with student conflict mediation, attendance, tardiness and minor discipline issues. Mr. Breslin offers our students, parents/caretakers, and faculty the additional support and structure needed in a middle school environment bustling with before, during and afterhour activity.