St. Paul superintendent
Monday, January 25, 2010
Valeria Silva ’90 ’91, St. Paul, was unanimously selected as superintendent of the St. Paul School District. She began her career as a teacher at Adams Spanish Immersion School on St. Paul’s west 20 years ago rising through the ranks to principal, director of the English Language Learner programs from 1997-2006, eventually to become the district’s chief academic officer. Silva will now direct the state’s second-largest school district with 38,000 students, 6,000 employees and an annual budget of more than $600 million.