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Ms.  Susan  Jensen
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Principal's Bio


Welcome back to another exciting school year!  I am thrilled to be back in my second year as your principal.  It is an honor to work with the most amazing group of educators in White Pine County as we work together to provide the absolute best for the children of our community!!

I begin my 23rd year at White Pine Middle School.  My first 13 years were dedicated to 8th grade science.  3 years were spent in Response to Intervention and Special Education.  5 years of my career took me to the Assistant's Principal's office working with student discipline.  And last year marked my first year as the Principal.  During my time at White Pine Middle School, I have been involved in numerous extra-curricular activities including coaching multiple sports, yearbook advisor and athletic director.  I absolutely love the middle school age group and count myself lucky to work with your children.

We are embarking on significant professional development at the school level in order to increase our student performance.  A particular focus will be placed on literacy and STEM learning for students.  Working side by side with our teaching staff, we will continue to provide the best strategies for student learning and hold the highest expectations for students in order to achieve high cognitive demand for all.  Again it is an honor to work beside the best of the best at White Pine Middle School.

Feel free to call the office at 289-4841 at any time with questions or concerns that you have for your student or the school.