In a unanimous decision made in closed session the Trustees of the Benicia Unified School District voted to release Gary Jensen as Principal at Benicia High School and to offer him a teaching position.
While Jensen wasn’t named specifically in the announcement made by board president Rosie Switzer he is the only school site administrator who has been considered for demotion.
The school board voted on the personnel action list later in the meeting. One item on that list is Principal, Benicia High School, 100% FTE, Probationary.
After the board voted to approve the personnel action list Assistant Superintendant Michael Gardner announce that Damon Wright will be the next principal at Benicia High School.