Assistant Superintendent of High Schools

Bill W. Sanderson

Since 2014, Bill Sanderson has served as the Assistant Superintendent of High Schools in SFUSD.  In his role, he works with a team of leaders to provide support to our high school programs and programs in our county schools.  Mr. Sanderson came to SFUSD in 2003 as a teacher at Phillip and Sala Burton High School. He has served as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, and Executive Director in SFUSD.  Prior to his role in SFUSD, he served as a middle school teacher and Principal in Charleston, SC. He brings to SFUSD almost 30 years of experience in public education.

He oversees SFUSD high schools, which are comprised of the following schools:

  • Ruth Asawa School of the Arts
  • Balboa
  • Phillip and Sala Burton
  • Galileo Academy of Science and Technology
  • June Jordan
  • Abraham Lincoln 
  • Lowell
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • Mission
  • John O'Connell Technical High School
  • SF International
  • The Academy
  • Raoul Wallenberg
  • George Washington
  • Downtown
  • Independence
  • Ida B. Wells
  • C.A.R.E. Bayview
  • C.A.R.E. Buchanan
  • Counseling Center
  • Youth Chance
  • Civic Center Secondary
  • Hilltop
  • Woodside