- Administrator of the Year announced
Christa McAuliffe Middle School principal Randy Malandro was
recently selected by his union as the 2010-11 Administrator of the
He was chosen by his peers in the Lodi Unified School District
Administrators Association after receving nominations.
The person who nominated Malandro did so because of what he has
done for the Christa McAuliffe campus, according to union president
“The feel on that campus is completely different than it was
seven or eight or even three years ago,” he said, quoting from the
nomination form. “The CST scores have risen dramatically under his
Before being selected as the school’s third principal in 2007,
Malandro was the district’s technology coordinator.
He also helped open Henderson Community Day School as that
site’s first principal, served as vice principal at Morada Middle
School and was a teacher for 14 years.
In 2007, former Superintendent Bill Huyett praised Malandro as
an administrator who has a record of having good relationships with
students and parents, and declared him among the best district
He has worked for Lodi Unified for about 11 years.
— Jennifer Bonnett
Posted: Thursday, June 2, 2011 12:00 am
Who: Chuck Taylor has been named by the Lodi
Unified School District as its Teacher of the Year for 2010-11 for
his teaching style and qualities.
He was first chosen as the Christa McAuliffe Middle School
representative, but was selected to represent the district and is
now one of five finalists for the county Teacher of the Year
Thursday, June 2, 2011 12:00 am.