WEATHER »

FOND FAREWELL:


Less than two years after taking the helm at Dos Pueblos High School, Principal Quentin Panek tendered his resignation to the district last week. A letter was sent to parents informing them of his departure at the end of the school year, and the district officially opened the application period – which runs through April – for the position. While the district is not permitted to comment on the motives for the popular principal’s resignation, Superintendent Brian Sarvis did say it was for “personal reasons.” However, many parents of high school students have speculated that Panek was forced out.

To submit a comment on this article, email letters@independent.com or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email tips@independent.com.



Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines. We like civilized discourse. We don't like spam, lying, profanity, harassment or personal attacks.

comments powered by Disqus
event calendar sponsored by:

Cruces Fire Update

Thursday morning report from County Fire expects full containment by this evening.

Young and Poor in Santa Barbara

Teens gathered for annual summit on safety and wellness.

County Redistricting Measures Head to Ballot

Voters will decide on a commission to change supervisor district boundaries.

Lompoc Approves Cannabis Lounge

City location allows on-site consumption.

Police Dog Subdues Domestic Disturber

Carpinteria argument resolved with help of K9.