New Principal assigned to JVH and Jewett schools
The District is pleased to announce that it has transferred Mr. Dan Rude, currently Principal SD8, deployed to Crawford Bay Elementary Secondary School, to the position of Principal SD8, Deployed to JVHumphries Elementary Secondary School, Jewett Elementary School, Lakeside Learning Centre and Kaslo Homelinks. This transfer is due to the impending retirement of current Principal, Mr. Dan Miles.
This position is effective as of Monday, March 30, 2015.
Dan is a remarkable leader, with a very strong background in K-12 rural education. Having both taught and been a principal in a rural K-12 setting, Dan has provided significant leadership at Crawford Bay, in envisioning a dynamic, engaged community of learners able to explore their personal passions with inquiry mindsets. Dan has promoted the development with his staff, of a sustainable and progressive community context, and has been fundamental in involving students and staff in authentic, experiential, globally networked learning opportunities. Dan is passionate about education, consultative leadership, community, and exploring opportunities for students.
The District is confident that Dan will continue to provide solid leadership in his new role with JVHumphries Elementary Secondary School, Jewett Elementary School, Lakeside Learning Centre, and Kaslo Homelinks.
Please join me in welcoming Dan Rude to this role.