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Dr. Newman Walker Dies

Original post made by Jean Wilcox, Charleston Gardens, on Feb 6, 2009

Very sadly the Palo Alto Daily News reports that Dr. Newman Walker has died. Many long time residents of Palo Alto will remember him as the leader of our School District between 1975 and 1985.

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Posted by Jean Wilcox
a resident of Charleston Gardens
on Feb 10, 2009 at 7:41 am

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, for Dr Newman M. Walker, who was superintendent of Palo Alto schools from 1975 to 1985 during some of the district's most difficult years of declining enrollment, loss of funding and school closures.


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