Thursday, September 10, 2009

Supt. Terry Grier Resigns; Statement from Board President Shelia Jackson

Dear San Diego Unified Staff Members:

Superintendent Terry Grier submitted his resignation today and it has been accepted by the Board of Education. Dr. Grier has accepted the superintendent’s position with the Houston Independent School District and his last day in San Diego will be Friday, September 18. Dr. Grier’s resignation letter is posted online.

Tomorrow, the Board of Education will hold a news conference at 12 noon to announce that we have identified and are in contract negotiations with an interim superintendent who will serve until a permanent replacement is selected by your Board.

Thank you for your continued commitment to our students.

Shelia Jackson
President, Board of Education