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Principal's Message

Hello Withrow Students and Families,

On November 9, 2017, at their regular monthly meeting, the Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Dr. Michael Schanze as Principal of Withrow Elementary School. His start date was December 1, 2017. LEUSD welcomes Dr. Schanze to the administrative team!

Dr. Schanze has been a High School teacher, coach of several sports, and an Alternative High School principal. Previously, Dr. Schanze served with Valley Center - Pauma Unified School District for the past seventeen years.

Dr. Schanze earned his Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from the University of Laverne, and a Masters of Arts Degree in Educational Administration from Concordia University. Dr. Schanze completed his undergraduate degree from Cal State University Fresno.

Let's welcome Dr. Schanze on behalf of the entire Withrow Wildcat family!