By Theresa Woelk

Staff writer

HERMISTON — The waiting is finally over for teacher and parents at Rocky Heights Elementary.

School district officials selected a candidate to replace retiring Rocky Heights principal Dr. Richard Mack. District officials will ask the school board to extend a contract to Dennis Eygabroad at its April 1 meeting.

"I believe he will soon earn the respect of the Rocky Heights teachers, parents and staff," stated Hermiston School District Superintendent Dr. Jerry Wilson.

Eygabroad is the principal at Peter G. Schmidt Elementary School in Tumwater, Wa. The school, located near the Washington state capital of Olympia, is home to 540 students.

(For the full story please see the March 25, 2003, issue of the Hermiston Herald.)

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.