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Thank You for a Great Start

By Christopher J. Steinhauser
Superintendent of Schools

Thank you, parents, students, staff, employees and all of our community partners for a successful start to the school year.  

I visited many schools throughout our district this week.  At each school, I found eager students and enthusiastic teachers focused intently on teaching and learning.  Special thanks to parents for all that you do to help prepare your students for school.  The school campuses and classrooms looked great, the students looked sharp, and the atmosphere was overwhelmingly positive as more than 75,000 students embarked on the adventure of another school year.  

The first days of the school year never cease to amaze me, as thousands of students, parents, employees and others in our communities work together as smoothly as if they had never left for the summer.  I am truly blessed to begin my fifteenth year as your superintendent, and I've never been more excited for our students and their families. The best is yet to come.  

With deep appreciation for all of your efforts, I wish you a safe and rewarding school year.