The Washington County School District Board of Education is pleased to announce the selection of Chris Barrett as the new principal of Panorama Elementary School. Chris will replace Jen Eggelston at the end of this contract year. Principal Eggelston has accepted an assignment as the Principal of Three Falls Elementary.
Chris earned his Elementary Education Degree at Dixie State University and his Master’s Degree and Administrative License at Southern Utah University. He started his education career as a 6th-7th grade teacher at Hurricane Intermediate, then taught 4th grade at Washington Elementary. In 2016 he started working at Water Canyon Elementary as their Learning Coach and currently serves as the Principal. He has a great love for the students, parents, teachers and staff at Water Canyon and will miss working with them. Chris is looking forward to getting to know the students and staff at Panorama Elementary.
Chris is supported by his wife, Sandy. They have 5 children and 8 grandchildren. They enjoy cycling, family time and all outdoor activities.
Please join with us in welcoming Principal Barrett to his new assignment.