Bloomington ISD Superintendent resigns

Bloomington ISD School Board accepted Superintendent Abbie Barnett’s resignation Thursday, April 11.

The resignation is effective July 2nd, 2019, but Barnett is still on paid administrative leave.

Barnett has been with the school district for seven years working as Principal is both the elementary and middle school campuses.

A statement from the School Board said Mr. Barnett was able to get discipline under control which led to positive gains for at risk youth. He played a critical and positive roll in improving our school district.

The Board will discuss the hiring of a new Superintendent at their regularly scheduled Monday Board meeting. In the meantime, Elvis Whaley will continue in his role as Temporary Acting Superintendent.