Dr. Michelle Jensen Selected as Principal at Boones Ferry Primary School

Posted by West Linn-Wilsonville on 8/7/2019 8:00:00 AM

The West Linn-Wilsonville School District is proud to announce Dr. Michelle Jensen as the next principal at Boones Ferry Primary. Dr. Jensen was selected for the leadership position on Friday, Aug. 2 following an extensive interview process that included an exemplary field of candidates. Dr. Michelle Jensen has been selected as the next principal at Boones Ferry Primary School.

Dr. Jensen was selected following three separate panel interviews comprised of teachers, classified staff, administrators, and parents in addition to follow-up interviews with Superintendent Dr. Kathy Ludwig and District administrators. Candidates explored questions about leadership and instructional practice, culturally responsive teaching, and collaborative school culture among other important topics.

Dr. Jensen is a seasoned principal coming to the West Linn-Wilsonville School District from Hillsboro School District where she’s been a primary school principal since 2016. Dr. Jensen has also worked as a Coordinator of Strategic Initiatives and a lead counselor in Hermiston School District. Dr. Jensen received her doctorate from Oregon State University and has demonstrated a broad knowledge and understanding of instructional practices and culture-building during her career.

Welcome to Boones Ferry Primary and the West Linn-Wilsonville School District, Dr. Jensen!