Superintendent Dr. Paul Stanton

  • Dr. Paul Stanton is proud to serve his eighth year as superintendent of the Washington Elementary School District (WESD). A product of the District, Dr. Stanton attended Manzanita Elementary School. He continued his education by earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Marketing and Finance from Marquette University, as well as Masters’ Degrees in Elementary Education and Educational Administration and Supervision. He also received his Doctorate Degree in Educational Administration from Arizona State University. 

    Dr. Stanton has wholeheartedly embraced WESD’s vision, mission and values. He recognizes that all WESD teachers and staff play an essential role in contributing to students’ academic achievement and preparing them to become responsible, successful contributors to our diverse society. Dr. Stanton is grateful for the support of all District employees and proudly welcomes them as part of the WESD Family. 

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