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Board affirms superintendent choice with unanimous vote

Original post made on May 12, 2011

The Menlo Park City School District board unanimously approved a three-year contract Tuesday night that will install Maurice Ghysels as superintendent on July 1 at an annual starting salary of $205,000.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 12, 2011, 10:09 AM

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Posted by Duke
a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 12, 2011 at 10:14 am

What is Mr. Ghysels's bio?


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Posted by MVWSD Watchdog
a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 12, 2011 at 10:25 am

According to the Public Employee Salaries Database 2010, Ghsyels arranged to pay Mizell $116,428 as principal before he left. Mizell had three years experience as a principal. That's the second highest salary for an elementary school principal in MVWSD. The highest was $117,229 for an elementary principal with two decades experience as principal. There is far more to this story than meets the eye.


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Posted by concerned
a resident of another community
on May 12, 2011 at 4:04 pm

If you have time, take a look at the Almanac's comments on this article.

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