Pyongduk “Di” Yim was selected as Burlingame High School’s new principal, effective July 1.
Yim’s career in education reflects a unique combination of experience as a teacher, assistant principal and chief academic officer. As an assistant principal, prior to her tenure at Fremont, she served in a variety of academic/program capacities at East Boston High School. At Boston Latin Academy, she taught courses in Latin and she was an advisor for various student clubs.
A graduate of Wellesley College and Harvard University, Yim lives in Santa Clara.
You may recall that BHS recently ranked 91st in California and 471st in the nation for academics. The details are here. Welcome Ms. Yim! In the grand scheme of things BHS is a pretty good gig.