WFISD releases joint statement on Superintendent Michael Kuhrt

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) – On Sunday evening, the Wichita Falls Independent School District (WFISD) released a statement regarding the resignation of former superintendent Michael Kuhrt.

Read the statement below:


After eight (8) years with the District and seven (7) years as Superintendent, Michael Kuhrt has announced his resignation as Superintendent of Schools for the Wichita Falls Independent School District. An agreement was reached that allows Mr. Kuhrt to resign and pursue other interests, and allows the board to pursue the hiring of another superintendent. The Board and Mr. Kuhrt entered into the agreement believing that it is in their respective best interests and in the best interests of the District. On behalf of the entire District, the Board expresses its sincere gratitude to Mr. Kuhrt for his leadership in securing several critical bonds and ongoing construction, and for the many other accomplishments and accomplishments of the entire District. district team during Kuhrt’s tenure as superintendent. . Mr. Kuhrt thanks current and past boards of trustees for giving him the opportunity to serve in the Wichita Falls Independent School District. A school district is measured by the commitment of the board, staff, and community to its children and their success. This District is indeed so committed. Mr. Kuhrt would like to express his deepest gratitude to the staff and community for their support of District programs and services during his tenure as Superintendent and throughout his years of community and District service. Success requires hard work, dedication, leadership and vision. The Board and Mr. Kuhrt wish to acknowledge and acknowledge the teachers, principals, administrators, staff, students, parents and patrons who have all contributed to the success of the District. The Board extends its best wishes to Mr. Kuhrt in his future endeavours. For its part, the Board will begin its search for a new Superintendent so as not to disrupt the operations of the District.

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