Washington County School District is happy to announce the transition of two of our administrators to retired life. Burke Staheli, current principal of Riverside Elementary, and Sandy Ferrell, current principal of Sunrise Ridge Intermediate have announced their retirement at the end of this current school year.
In preparation for these retirements, and the 2023 opening of Career Tech High School, the District is excited to announce the following changes for the 2022-23 school year. Chris Homer, the current principal of Hurricane Middle School, has been selected as the new principal of Career Tech High School, which is slated to open in the fall of 2023. Brad Bench, the current principal of Snow Canyon Middle School, has been selected as the assistant principal of Career Tech High School.
These two administrators will assume their duties and begin preparations for opening the new school at the completion of this school year. We are happy to announce that Steven Leavenworth, the current principal of LaVerkin Elementary School, has accepted the position of principal of Riverside Elementary School. Steve will also begin his new duties at the end of this current school year. Watch for additional announcements in the coming weeks.