School Naming


New School Location
School Type
Naming Status
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Spanish Springs Elementary School Officially Named John C. Bohach Elementary School 2020-2021 School Year
Veterans & South Meadows Elementary School Officially Named Nick Poulakidas Elementary School 2019-2020 School Year
David Allen pkwy Middle School Officially Named Sky Ranch Middle School. 2019-2020 School Year
Donatello Dr. Middle School Officially named Desert Skies Middle School
 2019-2020 School year
Arrowcreek Middle School  semi-finalist to be considered by the School Naming Committee Survey Closed

Read below about the process of naming a school, including guidelines for names that will be considered. We will be opening name submissions for other new schools soon – stay tuned!

School Naming Committee

This committee will recommend names for all upcoming schools to WCSD’s Board of Trustees.

Mission Statement

As a committee to the Board of Trustees, the function of the School Naming Committee is to select and make recommendations to the Board of Trustees proposed names of new schools and, when appropriate, the renaming of an existing school . Naming and renaming efforts shall be conducted as a cooperative effort between the District, the involved school(s) and the community. The District will take advantage of every opportunity to involve the community in applicable phases of the naming process.


  • Maddelin Osterman
  • Frank Perez
  • Mercedes De La Garza
  • Carly Lott
  • Clyyne Cook
  • Lisa Genasci
  • Victor Sherbondy
  • Alyson Castro
  • Jennifer Hampton
  • Renee Cantu
  • Scott Benton
  • Composition

    The voting membership of the School Naming Committee consists of eleven (11) voting members as follows

    1. One (1) District representative, selected by the Superintendent;
    2. Seven (7) parents/guardians or members of the community: one (1) each from Trustee districts A, B, C, D E, F, and G;
    3. One (1) student from a District high school; and
    4. Two (2) at-large members from any of the above categories.

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