Subject to Board of Directors’ approval, Steilacoom Historical School District #1 announces the recommendation for hire of John Nystrom as the new assistant principal of Pioneer Middle School located in DuPont.
“I am proud and honored to have the privilege to be the new Assistant Principal at Pioneer Middle School, home of the Pirates! It is exciting to be teaming with our Principal Andre Stout and the Steilacoom Historical School District staff to nurture the high achieving learning community at Pioneer. I look forward to collaborating with Pioneer’s staff, students, families and the DuPont/Steilacoom/Anderson Island community to make our middle school a great place to learn and teach!” says Mr. Nystrom.
John served as Acting Assistant Principal at Pioneer in 2011. He has served as a computer teacher, yearbook advisor, head soccer coach, and track coach at Pioneer Middle School since 2005. Prior to that (1999-2005), he taught 8th grade Math and Science at Woodbrook Middle School in the Clover Park School District.
Mr. Nystrom possesses a Masters’ Degree in School Administration from City University and a Bachelor of Science degree from California State University at Sacramento.
“We are confident in Mr. Nystrom’s skills and abilities and believe that he and Mr. Stout will make a great leadership team for our middle school.” said Superintendent Bill Fritz. John Nystrom’s candidacy will be recommended to Steilacoom Historical School District Board of Directors for approval at its meeting on July 14, 2011.