Town Square

Post a New Topic

Woodside School appoints superintendent

Original post made on Aug 21, 2011

==BI This is an expanded version of an article posted earlier.== Woodside Elementary School has a new superintendent/principal: Elizabeth (Beth) Polito will pull up stakes from her job as assistant superintendent of educational services in the Saratoga Union School District to begin work in the local one-school district on Aug. 1. ==B Photo:== Elizabeth Polito at her office in Saratoga. ==I Photo by Nick Gonzales for the Almanac.==

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 8, 2011, 3:56 PM

Comments (2)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Larry
a resident of Woodside: Mountain Home Road
on Aug 21, 2011 at 10:20 pm

Do you really need a consultant to narrow down the candidates?


 +   Like this comment
Posted by Amanda
a resident of Woodside: Mountain Home Road
on Aug 29, 2011 at 12:10 am


Larry Powell, the superintendent of Fresno school district (There are 195,000 students in Fresno County and 356 schools) , gave up $800K to do the right thing due to the budget crisis. He's going take home $31K.

Web Link

Where can we find the Mr. Powell's???? It's so fragmented and broken and inefficient. His salary was $250K and he had 356 schools!


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Cho's, beloved dim sum spot, to reopen in Los Altos
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 5,480 views

Where DO The Elite Meet?
By Laura Stec | 3 comments | 2,713 views

Why I Became Active in Palo Alto Forward
By Steve Levy | 10 comments | 2,064 views

What Are Menlo Park’s Priorities?
By Erin Glanville | 11 comments | 596 views

Water Torture
By Paul Bendix | 1 comment | 337 views