The West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education on Wednesday night approved a contract with Matthew Duffy to become its ninth permanent superintendent.

Duffy will officially begin on July 6.

“I am humbled and proud to have the responsibility of serving the students and families of the West Contra Costa Unified School District,” Duffy said of his appointment. “I look forward to working with the Board of Education, teachers, parents, community partners and staff members to ensure that every student receives a high quality education and is prepared to be successful in the college or career pathway of their choice.”

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