New principal picked for Jennings Elementary
Oregon man chosen as new principal
May 27, 2021
COLFAX — The Colfax School District hired a new principal for Jennings Elementary.
Jacob Tucker starts July 1.
He comes from Forest Grove, Ore., where he was dean of students for Harvey Clark Elementary School since 2019.
A former fifth-grade teacher, Tucker has a bachelor’s degree from Northern Arizona University in elementary education and a master’s degree in educational leadership and policy from Portland State University.
He interviewed in town on May 11, along with two other candidates. The day’s itinerary included a tour of Colfax, a writing prompt, and more. It went from...