The O'Farrell Charter School

Winner of the National Excellence in Urban Education Award

Mrs. Susan Cuttitta

To our students: We will provide and implement the best educational experience possible to every student here at The O'Farrell Charter Schools.

To our parents: We will strive to provide the best educational and social.emotional support for your child, understanding that the decisions we make correlate with the same decisions we would want for our own children.

To our staff: We will provide a rewarding career where your voices are heard and appreciated; an environment where it is understood that you are the backbone of the schools' success.

Susan Cuttitta was appointed Superintendent of The O’Farrell Charter Schools in September 2020. Susan has dedicated her 18-year career as an educator to working for O’Farrell students and families. She has served as Interim Superintendent, Director of Operations, and Vice-Principal, prior to which she was Program Coordinator, Team Leader, and Summer School Principal. Susan began her career as an educator in 2002 when she was hired as a Family Support Teacher for The O’Farrell Charter Schools followed by her role as a math teacher at O’Farrell for 12 years.


She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from San Diego State University and a Master of Education degree from National University. She lives in San Diego with her husband and three children.