Garland Independent School District joint statement of the Board of Trustees and Bob Morrison

Bob Morrison has announced his retirement and resignation as Superintendent of Schools for the Garland Independent School District. An agreement has been reached, which allows Dr. Morrison the ability to pursue other interests and permits the board to pursue hiring another superintendent. The board and Dr. Morrison have entered into the agreement believing it is in their respective best interests and in the best interests of the district.

On behalf of the entire district, the Board of Trustees expresses its sincere appreciation to Dr. Morrison for his efforts while serving as superintendent of this great school district and its wonderful students, parents and administrators, and for the many achievements and accomplishments of the entire district team during Dr. Morrison's tenure as superintendent.

Dr. Morrison thanks the present and past Board of Trustees for providing him with the opportunity to serve in the Garland Independent School District. A school district is measured by the commitment of the board, staff and community to its children and their achievements. This district is indeed so committed. Dr. Morrison would like to express his heartfelt appreciation to the staff and community for their support of the district's programs and services during his term as superintendent.

Success requires hard work, dedication, leadership and vision. The board and Dr. Morrison wish to acknowledge and recognize the teachers, principals, administrators, staff, students, parents and patrons who have all contributed to the district's success.

The board extends its best wishes to Dr. Morrison in his future endeavors. On its part, the board will appoint an interim and soon begin its search for a new superintendent as not to disrupt the district's operations.