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Dear Nyssa Staff and Community,

I hope everyone is having a great summer. I am humbled and honored to share with you that I have been appointed as the Interim Superintendent of the Nyssa School District. As we gear up to welcome our students back for the upcoming academic year, I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself and express my excitement about working with and serving this wonderful community.

First and foremost, let me assure you that our team is working tirelessly to ensure that our schools are prepared to provide a safe, nurturing, and enriching environment for all our students. Our priority is to make their return to classrooms a smooth and enjoyable experience. We understand the challenges that the past year has brought, and we are dedicated to supporting our students in their academic, emotional, and social growth.

To our esteemed staff, I extend my deepest gratitude for your dedication and hard work. Your commitment to our students and their education is truly commendable, and I am eager to collaborate with each of you. Together, we will continue to foster a culture of excellence, innovation, and inclusivity in our district.

To our wonderful community, I am thrilled to be a part of this vibrant and caring neighborhood. Your involvement and support play a vital role in the success of our schools. I am committed to open communication and transparency, and I look forward to building strong relationships with all stakeholders. Our combined efforts will ensure the best possible outcomes for our students and the entire community.

As we embark on this new journey together, I encourage you to share your ideas, concerns, and aspirations with me. I value your input and believe that collaboration is the key to achieving our goals.

In the coming days, we will be sharing more information about the preparations being made for the school reopening. Our focus will be on safety protocols, academic enrichment, and providing a nurturing environment for our students' growth and well-being.

Once again, I am deeply honored to be a part of this incredible team and community. Together, let's create a bright future for our students and empower them to reach their fullest potential.

If you have any questions or would like to connect, please feel free to reach out to me.

Thank you, and I eagerly anticipate our exciting journey ahead!

Warmest regards,

Ryan Hawkins

Interim Superintendent,

Nyssa School District