Southbridge High School

Home of the Southbridge Pioneers

Grades nine through twelve 

Meet the Principal

Pat Danby

Principal, Southbridge High School

B.A. in Mathematical Sciences, Western New England College


MBA, Kaplan University

Teachers21 Urban Principal Development Program



Patrick Danby joined Southbridge Public Schools in 2016 as an Assistant Principal and served as interim Principal for much of the 2017 – 2018 school year. Previously, Mr. Danby served as a mathematics teacher with Springfield Public Schools where he participated in the Urban Principals Development Institute. Mr. Danby was named Southbridge High School’s Principal in July 2018.


Mr. Danby is passionate about turnaround work and is excited to continue to work with the Southbridge Schools community. He works closely with teachers, middle school administrators and the district to ensure student-focused improvement in our schools. The school and district priorities are focused on boosting literacy and creating a positive school culture.  Mr. Danby believes all students need to be engaged in a school community where they are supported in their education and prepared for college or career. You can reach Mr. Danby by email at or by calling the school at (508) 764-5450

Southbridge Public Schools

Central Office

25 Cole Avenue

Southbridge, MA 01550


Eastford Road School

120 Eastford Road

tel: 508-764-5460 fax: 508-764-5495

Southbridge High School

132 Torrey Road

tel: 508-764-5450 fax: 774-318-1687

West Street Elementary School

156 West Street

tel: 508-764-5470 fax: 508-764-5493

Southbridge Middle School

132 Torrey Road

tel: 508-764-5450 fax: 774-318-1684

Charlton Street Elementary School

220 Charlton Street

tel: 508-764-5475 fax: 508-764-5491

Southbridge Academy

25 Cole Avenue

tel: 508-764-5415 ext. 103

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Southbridge Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, sex, gender identity, disability, religion, age, or sexual orientation.