About Dr. Douglas K. Fletcher


Dr. Douglas K. Fletcher (1942 – 1987) was a former principal at Jefferson Elementary School in the Bakersfield City School District (BCSD) as well as a teacher, counselor and vice principal at Fremont Elementary and Emerson Middle Schools.  Following his time with BCSD, Dr. Fletcher served as Director of Curriculum for Kern County Superintendent of Schools, Superintendent of the Wasco Elementary School District, and Superintendent/Principal for the Wasco Union High School District.  As a child, Dr. Fletcher attended Casa Loma Elementary School, Emerson Junior High and Bakersfield High School. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and later received his doctorate in education from the University of San Francisco.



Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.