A metropolis Section of Instruction official and former higher faculty principal will now head Stuyvesant HS, The Spectator reported on Saturday.

Seung Yu is the DOE’s senior government director of the Business office of Postsecondary Readiness.

In advance of getting that task in 2017, he was founding principal for seven decades at the Academy for Software program Engineering, a superior school in Union Sq..

Yu’s appointment arrives as Stuyvesant grapples with how to tackle the fall’s academic 12 months amid the coronavirus outbreak.

The specialised superior school’s past principal, Eric Contreras, resigned on Friday.