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Chehalis School District Administrative History

Superintendent Years in Office
R.E. Bennett 1925-1936
Chester Rhodes 1949-1970
James Fugate 1970 – 1973
Don Mitchell 1973 – 1988
James Fugate 1970 – 1973
Gene Sharratt 1988 – 1991
Dr. Mike Boring 1991-1995
Dr. Greg Kirsch 1995 – 2010
Edward Rothlin 2010 – Present
Assistant Superintendent Years in Office
Don Mitchell
Bob Close 1973 – 1998
Dan Steward 1998 – 2005
Joe Bremgartner 2005 – 2009
Mary Lou Bissett 2009 – Present

Cascade Elementary School built in 1922

Photo of Cascade Elementary
Principal Years Dates
Les Scroup 32 1938 - 1971
Glynn Gibson 23 1971 - 1995
Sandy Albertson 6 1995 - 2001
Joyce Bacoccina 5 2001 - 2006
Chris Simpson 6 2006 - 2012
Bob Hunt 2012 - present

R.E. Bennett Elementary School opened in 1928

Photo of RE Bennett Elementary
Principal Years Dates
Bill Webber 35 1934 - 1970
Jerry Pierson 5 1970 - 1975
Ray Gundersen 23 1975 - 1998
Joe Bremgartner 7 1998 - 2005
Kimberly Camren 7 2005 - 2012
Trisha Smith 2012 - present

Olympic Elementary School built in 1960; 5th Grade Wing built in 1970

Principal Years Dates
Walter Hotsko 12 1960 - 1972
Frank Deebach 3 1972 - 1975
Jerry Pierson 13 1975 - 1988
Don Rash 7 1989 - 2003
Ray Gundersen 1 2005 - 2006
Brett Ellingson 2006 - present

Chehalis Middle School built in 1989

Photo of Chehalis Middle School
Principal Years Dates
Jerry Pierson 5 1989 - 1994
Jim Budgett 18 1994 - 2012
Chris Simpson 2012 - present

W.F. West High School built in 1951, remodeled in 1992

Photo of WF West High School
Principal Years Dates
Rosco Mitten
Larry Norwood
George Murdock June 1982
Rainer Houser 7 1982 - 1989
Dr. Linda Smith 22 1989 - 2011
Bob Walters 2011 - present