Rali Schwartz

Dean of Students | Athletic Director | Head Football Coach

BS Kinesiology

Rali grew up in New Jersey before relocating to San Diego for High School. While attending La Jolla Country Day School, Rali was a captain and all-league selection for the Football and Track & Field teams. He then attended San Diego State University where he studied and earned his Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Fitness, Nutrition and Health.

While in college, Rali recognized his need of Jesus’ salvation and became born-again. Shortly after graduating, Rali married his high-school and college sweetheart, Mary. They now reside in La Mesa with their daughter, Cecilia (Cici), and son, Jason and attend Journey Community Church.

Rali has worked at the Rock Academy since 2012, previously as the Elementary PE teacher. Rali has been the Head Football coach for the Rock Academy since 2015 and has coached Track & Field. In addition to being the Dean of Student Life for the Jr/Sr High School, Rali also teaches 7th/8th Grade Bible, is the Head Ultimate Frisbee coach, and is the school’s Strength and Conditioning Coordinator. Rali still enjoys competing and participating in various sports and activities, such as flag-football, ultimate Frisbee, track & field, surfing, hiking, rock-climbing, jiu-jitsu and weight-lifting. He also enjoys relaxing and traveling with his family as well as reading a good book or watching a fun movie.

rali.schwartz@therockacademy.org
619.764.5200 x5181