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Sidney Harrist Named Region 8 Superintendent of the Year for 2021

Posted Date: 06/02/2021

Sidney Harrist, Superintendent of the Atlanta Independent School District, has been named the Region 8 Superintendent of the Year for 2021. Mr. Harrist was originally nominated by the Atlanta ISD Board of Trustees by a resolution, and selected by a regional screening committee of school board members. He will represent the Region 8 area, which includes 46 superintendents, as its representative for the Texas Association of School Boards Texas Superintendent of the Year Award.

Mr. Harrist has served for seven years as the superintendent of Atlanta ISD. He has served a total of forty-six years in the Atlanta ISD district.

Congratulations Mr. Harrist!