Thursday, April 05, 2018

Statement from Superintendent-Select Denise Juneau

Via district Communications:

Denise Juneau, prospective superintendent for Seattle Public Schools (SPS), offered this statement upon the news she had been voted by the Seattle School Board as their top candidate for the job:

“I am very honored to be offered the opportunity to join the team at SPS as their next superintendent.

“I am ready to work with the school board to help them achieve their goals of educational equity in outcomes, closing the opportunity gaps, robust engagement with community and parents, and providing a quality education for all students.

“During the interview process I learned that SPS is filled with committed and dedicated educators. The students I visited with are smart, creative and ready to lead.

“I look forward to building on the district’s successes, working with all partners to confront challenges and continue the positive progress already underway.”