Nicolas Betancur to be new assistant principal

Former school psychologist Nicolas Betancur will be the new Assistant Principal and adviser to the Associated Student Body at Los Altos High School, starting the 2022–2023 school year. He succeeds Suzanne Woolfolk, who’s been named the new principal of Alta Vista High School

Betancur has worked as a school psychologist at LAHS since 2016. He has taken an active role in the Mountain View–Los Altos District as a member of the core leadership team to address significant disproportionality in the District. His expertise as a psychologist allowed him to help redesign a Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) to help give targeted support to struggling students. He is currently also serving as Co-principal for the District summer schools.