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New Principal for Zane Middle School

Eureka City Schools is very happy to announce the appointment of Mr. Charles “Chuck” Bush as the new principal for Zane Middle School.

Chuck has over twelve years of experience as a school administrator, most of which is at the middle school level.  He is currently the principal of Pacific Elementary School in Sacramento City Unified School District.  Prior to this position, he was principal for Frank Wright Middle School in Imperial in Southern California and then moved to Northern California where he became the principal for Silverado Middle School in Roseville.  Chuck’s background also includes the positions of middle school assistant principal and grades 7/8 teacher.



Chuck received his Bachelor’s of Science in Aeronautics and Business Management at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL; his Masters of Arts and Preliminary Administrative Credential in Curriculum and Instruction at Chapman University in Orange, CA; and his Administrative Credential from University of the Redlands in Redlands, CA. 

Chuck has also been an electronics technician and instructor in the US Navy and served in Operation Desert Storm aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71. 

Chuck looks forward to returning to the Northcoast near his hometown of Fort Bragg where he was raised, and the Eureka City School District is pleased to welcome Chuck to their management team.