I am writing to share with you some interim changes effective August 1, 2020 in the administrative structures at Hazelton Secondary School and New Hazelton Elementary School.
Vince Dikaitis, Principal at Hazelton Secondary School has extended his current leave. Paul Boisvert has been appointed Principal for Hazelton Secondary School effective August 1, 2020 through to July 31, 2021.
The school district is now actively seeking a Vice Principal for Hazelton Secondary School for the 2020-2021 school year (one-year assignment) and will commence a search beginning today.
Alison Campbell, Principal at New Hazelton Elementary School is taking a medical leave effective August 1, 2020. Jan Thorburn has been appointed Principal at New Hazelton Elementary School effective August 1, 2020 through to July 31, 2021.
We are thankful that Paul and Jan are able to provide leadership in these assignments. Paul and Jan are passionate educators who celebrate the uniqueness of each learner optimizing learning opportunities for every student.
The school district will be providing ongoing support to Paul and Jan as they transition into these assignments ensuring a continued safe and successful learning environment for students remains the focus of Hazelton Secondary School and New Hazelton Elementary School.
Your understanding and support is appreciated as we transition through these changes.
Please join me in welcoming Paul and Jan to these leadership assignments.
Superintendent of Schools