New principal for Clinton school

School District announces new principal for David Stoddart School in Clinton

  • Jul. 31, 2013 4:00 p.m.

The Board of Education of School District No. 74 (Gold Trail) has announced that Ms Denise Campbell has accepted the position of Principal for David Stoddart School in Clinton.

Ms Campbell completed a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta and a Masters of Arts in Leadership and Training from Royal Roads University in Victoria. She has served as a teacher, special education coordinator, and principal in Alberta and also provided leadership at a school in Saudi Arabia for a year. Her most recent principalship was at Stettler Elementary School in Alberta.

Ms Campbell’s philosophy of education is one of focusing on the uniqueness of every child, building positive relationships with staff, and recognizing and celebrating the cultural diversity in the communities she serves.  She believes that families are an important part of the school environment and works extensively to make them feel welcome and included in all aspects of school.

Board Chair Carmen Ranta congratulated Ms Campbell on her appointment. “We are pleased that Denise has accepted the position of Principal of David Stoddart School. Her previous successful experience as a principal, including in a K-12 school, her dedication to student success, her passion for teaching and team leadership, and her support for parent and community involvement are all attributes we value.”


Barbara Roden

Just Posted

Federal Green Party leader visits Ashcroft

Elizabeth May was in town with Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Green Party nominee John Kidder

Historic Cornwall fire lookout to get some tender loving care

Volunteers are being sought for a work bee at the lookout in August

Ashcroft resident now in his 25th year of riding to raise funds for BC Lung Association

Wayne Chorneychuk once more getting ready to ride in the Bicycle Trek for Life and Breath

Wildfire smoke can pose serious health risks

Tips to help you stay safe during the smoky summer season

Communities in Bloom judges coming to Ashcroft

All are invited to a meet and greet, where prizes for best gardens and street will be presented

Rich the Vegan scoots across Canada for the animals

Rich Adams is riding his push scooter across Canada to bring awareness to the dog meat trade in Asia

Six inducted into BC Hockey Hall of Fame

The 26th ceremony in Penticton welcomed powerful figures both from on and off the ice

RCMP investigate two shootings in the Lower Mainland

Incidents happened in Surrey, with a victim being treated at Langley Memorial Hospital

CRA program to help poor file taxes yields noticeable bump in people helped

Extra money allows volunteer-driven clinics to operate year-round

Recall: Certain Pacific oysters may pose threat of paralytic shellfish poisoning

Consumers urged to either return affected packages or throw them out

How a Kamloops-born man helped put us on the moon

Jim Chamberlin did troubleshooting for the Apollo program, which led to its success

Sexual harassment complaints soaring amid ‘frat boy culture’ in Canada’s airline industry

‘It’s a #MeToo dumpster fire…and it’s exhausting for survivors’

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

Body, burning truck found near northern B.C. town

RCMP unsure if the two separate discoveries are related

Most Read