Central Unified School District welcomes back Leah Spate as Principal, C.L.A.S.S. Leah has had a vast amount of educational experiences with over 30 years of service from preschool to adult, and general education to special education. She left Central four years ago to provide staff development for the special education department for the Fresno County Superintendent of Schools. During her time there she oversaw WorkAbility 1, Transition Partnership Program, opened the Kids’ Café 2019 Restaurant and Reedley Adult Transition Academy, all of which allowed her to work with over 16 districts, business partners, and the colleges throughout the county. In addition, she over saw classrooms from kindergarten to adult in several school districts throughout Fresno County. Leah was able to work with a myriad individuals, departments, schools, and districts. Outside of work, Leah loves to travel (her favorite place is the beach), watching stand-up comedians and movies, and spending time with family and friends. Leah is thrilled to return to Central Unified where she has worked over half of her professional career. She enjoying building on the foundation that remains with the quality colleagues she calls friends in Central Unified.
We're excited to bring you this new, welcome back edition of Central Unified's magazine Grapevine. You can discover all of the new, exciting information, features, and updates that are coming to our district in the 2019-2020 school year. We hope you enjoy it!