The Westminster School District Board of Trustees invites qualified & successful leaders to apply for the position of Superintendent. The ideal candidate will be a visionary and ethical leader with strong instructional, communication, and interpersonal skills. The Superintendent should have broad experience with curriculum and instruction, finance, facilities, budget, and human resources. The successful candidate will be committed to visibility and engagement in schools and the community.
Congratulations to preschool teacher Diana Dababneh for winning the Outstanding Nutrition Educator Award from the Southern California Nutrition Association, Dairy Council of California & Buena Vista Foods. Diana received $500 for her creative and passionate implementation of nutrition education!
It is with a heavy heart that I want to let you know that I have accepted the position of superintendent of the Poway Unified School District, beginning in April. This was a very difficult decision for me, as being the superintendent of the Westminster School District has been the highlight of my professional career but the decision was ultimately made in the best interest of my family. It has truly been an honor to serve as your superintendent and I would like to thank all of you for your tremendous efforts and support.
It is with great pleasure that we announce that Mrs. Elaine Mizuo, a kindergarten teacher at Sequoia Elementary School, has been named the Westminster School District Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Mizuo has been a teacher in the District for 13 years and has had an incredibly positive impact on the lives of hundreds of children. While she is known among her colleagues for her expertise in GATE and education technology, she is known among her students and parents for making learning fun.
State education officials are getting ready to unveil a brand new accountability and improvement system to show how California’s public schools are performing — and to track their progress over time. It’s called the California School Dashboard and here are five things you need to know.