Superintendent Announcement

May 26, 2021

Santa Paula Unified Santa Paula Unified School District

Announces its Superintendent Selection


The Santa Paula Unified School District Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that it has selected Mr. Jeffrey Weinstein as the district’s new Superintendent.  Mr. Weinstein is currently an Assistant Superintendent at Glendora Unified School District.  He has previously held positions as an Assistant Superintendent in Oxnard Union SD and as a Superintendent in Kern County. Before entering into the K-12 arena he was a college professor and administrator for over 10 years. Mr. Weinstein has a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership as well as an MBA. He is currently completing his doctoral research study on principal leadership styles and their relationship to teacher job satisfaction categorized by generational age groups and gender. Mr. Weinstein is a native to Southern California and has resided in Santa Clarita, CA. for the past 30 years with his family.  

There were 33 applicants for the position. The selection process narrowed down the field to four highly qualified and outstanding finalists that the Board of Education interviewed for the position. Mr. Weinstein will assume the duties of Superintendent beginning July 1st, 2021. 

McPherson & Jacobson L.L.C. served as consultants in the search process and will continue working with the Santa Paula Unified School District Board and the new Superintendent in  helping establish performance objectives for the Superintendent and District.