School administration changes

Students within the North Okanagan Shuswap School District will see some new faces on staff next year

Students within the North Okanagan Shuswap School District will see some new faces on staff next year.

The district has announced changes to administrative positions as well as principal and vice principal transfers.

“Congratulations to these administrators and I wish them every success in their new positions,” said superintendent Dave Witt, who is also retiring and will be replaced by Glenn Borthistle.

Principal Appointments:

Bastion Elementary: Isabelle Gervais (currently Bastion VP)

Carlin Elementary-Middle School: Will Fazan (currently Shuswap Middle VP)

North Canoe Elementary: Shawn Weeks (currently Highland Park Elem VP)

Parkview Elementary: Val Edgell (currently SD58 Principal)

Principal Transfers 2013-2014

Grindrod Elementary – Jeff Abbott (from N. Canoe Elem)

Hillcrest Elementary – Alan Harrison (from Bastion Elem)

Ranchero Elementary – Joel Menzies (from Silver Creek Elem)

Vice-Principal Transfers 2013-2014

Highland Park Elementary – Shelly Ellis (returning from leave)

Pleasant Valley Secondary – Shane Coutlee (from Salmon Arm Secondary)

Shuswap Middle School – Carla Schneider (from Pleasant Valley Secondary)

Salmon Arm Secondary – Rob Cadden (from Carlin Elem-Middle)

The following positions are expected to be filled before the end of May:

Bastion Elementary Vice-Principalship

Carlin Elementary Vice-Principalship

M.V. Beattie Elementary Vice-Principalship

Salmon Arm Secondary Vice-Principalship

Silver Creek Elementary Principalship