District names principal for San Dieguito High School Academy

The San Dieguito Union High School District Board of Trustees and Superintendent Rick Schmitt announce the selection of Bjorn Paige as the new principal of San Dieguito High School Academy.

Paige is serving as the principal of Diegueno Middle School. Other positions he has held include assistant principal at La Costa Canyon High School for five years and high school assistant principal in the Bay Area for two years. Prior to this, Paige worked for 13 years as an advanced placement high school English and art teacher as well as ASB director.

Paige holds a master’s degree in literature and philosophy, an administrative services credential, and an English credential.

He states he looks forward to being a part of the vibrant school community at San Dieguito High School Academy in Encinitas and getting to know the students, faculty and staff.

Paige will be on campus beginning July 21.