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Ravenswood names finalist for superintendent

Original post made on May 9, 2013

An administrator from a Sacramento-area school district has been named the finalist to replace the retiring superintendent of East Palo Alto's Ravenswood City School District.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, May 9, 2013, 9:51 AM

Comments (6)

Posted by observerfromthe otherside, a resident of Menlo Park
on May 9, 2013 at 10:20 am

Let's hoe the pick a competent new superintendent.
In the meantime, make sure Mrs. la Vega gets taken out of negotiations with Sobrato. She is leaving, she will not have to be accountable for possible bad decisions.

Posted by Take_Skelly, a resident of Crescent Park
on May 9, 2013 at 11:18 am

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Posted by Jacob J. Walker, a resident of another community
on May 9, 2013 at 1:01 pm

I think Ravenswood will find Dr. Hernandez to be an excellent individual, even in the midst of turmoil that has occurred with Twin Rivers (where I have worked with her), she kept her integrity and continued to work to improve things. I'm sure she will bring this form of leadership with her to her new job.

Posted by Neighbor, a resident of Esther Clark Park
on May 9, 2013 at 5:45 pm

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Posted by Jack, a resident of another community
on May 9, 2013 at 8:58 pm

Dr. Hernandez is NOT part of the problems at Twin Rivers. If not for the community (rightly) wanting an outsider to lead the district, she would have likely been the superintendent (they announced someone yesterday). I wish her the best of luck as superintendent in EPA.

Posted by Paul, a resident of another community
on May 26, 2013 at 11:03 pm

This hire will haunt you. She's not the least bit qualified. She literally hid in her office for four years and our scores plummeted. She is despised here in North Sacramento.

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