Morgan Nugent, Lassen Union High District’s former superintendent.

Nugent resigns as superintendent of Lassen Union High School District

Lassen Union High School Superintendent Morgan Nugent confirmed to Lassen News his resignation yesterday as superintendent of the Lassen Union High School District.

Donna Morelini, the Lassen High School Alumni Association president, center, Superintendent/ Principal Morgan Nugent, left, and Alumni Association Board of Directors Historian Jim Chapman stand by the recently placed cornerstone from the Lassen County High School built in 1905.

On July 1, Nugent said he will become the new superintendent at the Fall River Joint Unified School District.

“I really appreciate the opportunity to be the superintendent (at the Lassen Union High School District) over the last 5 years,” Nugent said. “I’m looking forward to an opportunity for my family and I to settle into the Fall River area and take on the next challenges down the road. It’s definitely been a pleasure working here.”