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Tag: Tacoma Public Schools

May
3rd

Eatonville School Board selects Tacoma schools administrator as new district superintendent

An administrator with Tacoma Public Schools was selected this week to replace the outgoing Eatonville School District Superintendent.

Krestin Bahr, the middle school director for Tacoma schools, was chosen to replace Rich Stewart, who is retiring at the end of the school year. Bahr will take over July 1.

Bahr is the first female superintendent for the school district in Eatonville, and has lived in the Mount Rainier foothills community for about nine years.

“Being the first female superintendent is an honor,” Bahr said Friday. “I take it very seriously and I hope to be a

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