New employees were hired and two existing ones were approved for new assignments Friday by the Levelland school board.
In a special meeting, the board approved Gary Bridges as the new principal at Levelland High School.
Bridges, who is principal of Cactus Academic Center, will replace Ray Vasquez, who has taken a job with the Brownfield school district.
Bridges has a two-year term.
Supt. Kelly Baggett said he was ‘very pleased’ to announce Bridges as the new high school principal.
John Brad Clanton was named the new principal at the Middle School.
Clanton is the assistant principal at Levelland Intermediate School.
He succeeds Kenny Berry, who is taking a job as a middle school principal in Clyde.