Local ex-principal takes new position

April 09, 2007 11:00 pm

A former Del Norte County Unified School District principal has taken a job with another California school district.

Beckie Bouchard will serve as principal of Olive View Elementary School, the Corning Union Elementary School District has announced.

Bouchard worked 10 years in the classroom as an elementary teacher, then accumulated 10 years of administrative experience that includes assistant principal and principal jobs in Del Norte County Unified School District.

She also has served as a member of the cabinet and director of assessment in Highline Public Schools, Burien, Wash., a district with about 17,500 students.

The Corning school board will act April 18 to approve her appointment, and Bouchard will start her new job July 1.