This year in Thurston County school districts

September 1, 2013 

Griffin School District

Estimated student population: 650.

School starts: Wednesday.

School ends: June 12.

2013-14 general fund budget: About $7.9 million.

Administration changes: None.

Web site: www.griffin.k12.wa.us.

Phone number: 360-866-2515.

North Thurston Public Schools

Estimated student population: 14,500.

School starts: Wednesday.

School ends: June 13.

2013-14 general fund budget: About $139 million.

Administration changes: Angie DeAguiar, Meadows Elementary School principal; Becky Lee, Seven Oaks Elementary School principal; Ron Sisson, Lakes Elementary School principal; Andrew Pitman, Pleasant Glade Elementary School principal; Denise Wheeler, Lydia Hawk Elementary School principal; Nickolas Birklid, Komachin Middle School assistant principal; Donnita Hawkins, director of secondary special education; Sarah Rich, assessment director; and Derek Stewart, technology director

Web site: www.nthurston.k12.wa.us.

Phone number: 360-412-4400.

Olympia School District

Estimated student population: 9,450.

School starts: Wednesday.

School ends: June 12.

2013-14 general fund budget: About $94.5 million.

Administration changes: Monica West, McLane Elementary School principal; Domenico Spatola-Knoll, Madison Elementary School principal; Joel Lang, L.P. Brown Elementary School principal; Sean Shaughnessy, Roosevelt Elementary School principal; Jennifer Hewitt, Capital High School assistant principal; Geoff Parks, Olympia High School assistant principal; Kari Lewinsohn, director of secondary student support for the district.

Web site: www.osd.wednet.edu.

Phone number: 360-596-6100.

Rainier School District

Estimated student population: 800.

School starts: Tuesday.

School ends: June 12.

2013-14 general fund budget: About $8.4 million.

Administration changes: None reported.

Web site: www.rainier.wednet.edu.

Phone number: 360-446-2207.

Rochester School District

Estimated student population: 2,250.

School started: Last Wednesday.

School ends: June 11.

2013-14 general fund budget: About $22.6 million.

Administration changes: Amy Roney, interim principal at Rochester Primary School.

Web site: www.rochester.wednet.edu.

Phone number: 360-273-5536.

Tenino School District

Estimated student population: 1,200. School starts: Wednesday.

School ends: June 17.

2013-14 general fund budget: About $11.8 million.

Administration changes: David Chappell, Tenino High School principal; and Sharon Connally, Tenino Middle School principal.

Web site: www.teninoschools.org.

Phone number: 360-264-3400.

Tumwater School District

Estimated student population: 6,250.

School Starts: Wednesday.

School ends: June 12.

2013-14 general fund budget: $64.9 million.

Administration changes: Jeff Broome, Tumwater High School principal; Donna Morey, director of finance; Beth Scouller, executive director of human resources; Sue Anderson, Black Hills High School assistant principal; Jen Brotherton, supervisor of instructional frameworks and curriculum; Terri Anderson, supervisor of curriculum; Nancee Alvord, supervisor of special services.

Website: www.tumwater.k12.wa.us.

Phone number: 360-709-7000.

Yelm Community Schools

Estimated student population: 5,550.

School Starts: Tuesday.

School ends: June 12.

2013-14 general fund budget: $52.8 million.

Administration changes: None.

Web site: www.ycs.wednet.edu.

Phone number: 360-458-1900.

Sources: Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and individual school districts

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