District Names New Principal; Former Principal Removed Without Explanation

El Dorado Union High School District has named a new principal for at Oak Ridge High School.

Aaron Palm, was the assistant principal, then became interim principal, but as of July 1, will be the official principal for the school.

Previous principal Paul Burke was placed on administrative leave last year, but was then terminated for an ““undisclosed personnel matter,” according to district officials.

However, according to the Sac Bee, Burke was accused of sexually harassing a teacher at the high school, but his lawyer says those allegations are false.

But congrats to Aaron Palm, who will lead 2,400 high school students.