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East Bay superintendent tapped to lead high school district

Original post made on Apr 8, 2019

Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board members unanimously agreed to hire Nellie Meyer, a long-time California school administrator, to be the district's next superintendent.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, April 8, 2019, 6:17 PM

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Posted by Doug Pearson
a resident of another community
on Apr 8, 2019 at 8:57 pm

Doug Pearson is a registered user.

It appears the district has done its homework and found a good candidate.


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Posted by MDUSD parent
a resident of another community
on Apr 9, 2019 at 9:49 am

Congratulations to MVLAHSD for wooing a much-needed superintendent away from a district that was benefiting from her leadership to an affluent district using a firm that cares not about the community in which she was enticed away from. Once again, the wealthy take from others.


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Posted by MDUSD parent
a resident of another community
on Apr 9, 2019 at 10:18 am

Congratulations to Nellie and gratitude for the positive influence she had on our community! Happy to see her getting a great offer. We will miss her leadership.


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Posted by MDUSD Teacher
a resident of another community
on Apr 9, 2019 at 12:51 pm

Our loss is truly their gain. Wishing the good Dr. well!


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Posted by No Wooing Needed
a resident of Shoreline West
on Apr 9, 2019 at 11:15 pm

Did she forfeit a contract? The community who needed her so badly couldn't even provide enough board candidates to require an election. Weak board with tenured staff she couldn't get rid of. This much smaller district will suit her better. The money isn't significant considering housing prices. She left for different reasons. Affluence is only a rationale if it makes sense.


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