John Boyd, a veteran educator with almost three decades of experience as a teacher and leader in public education, was named the permanent superintendent of Evergreen Public Schools on February 14, 2023.
Sit Down with the Supt
May 26, 2023
In this episode, Superintendent Boyd offers details of Evergreen Public Schools' new Strategic Plan; shares how students are finding academic success by learning the science of hope; and previews the upcoming graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2023
March 8, 2023
In this episode, Board President Julia Bocanegra, and Deputy Superintendent Dr. Charlene Williams join Superintendent Boyd and host Craig Birnbach to discuss a variety of topics, including the 2023-24 district budget, schedule changes and the district's new Strategic Plan.
February 15, 2023
Superintendent Boyd shares his vision for the district after being named the permanent superintendent, and Board president Julie Bocanegra discusses the selection process. We also learn about a program that helps students become teachers and the new EPS MVP award.
September 13, 2022
Superintendent Boyd shares his reflections on the start of the school year and how he kept a personal tradition alive by riding a school bus with students. He also speaks about the latest COVID-19 updates, breaks down the district's work to improve academic success, introduces Deputy Superintendent Charlene Williams and kicks off the start of Hispanic Heritage Month.
June 15, 2022
We celebrate our recent graduates and Superintendent Boyd talks about what he feels are the district's biggest challenges and the strategies he is putting in place to improve every student's school experience. He also discusses how the recent passing of the levy will positively impact our district over the next three years. We will also share Mill Plain Elementary School's groundbreaking ceremony.
April 14, 2022
Superintendent Boyd discusses our upcoming Replacement Levy and the important student programs funded with levy dollars. John also takes student questions and gives an update on the end of school mask mandates.
January 12, 2022
Introducing Evergreen Public Schools' new Superintendent, John Boyd, who talks about his path to Evergreen and his vision for student success. Also, he takes questions in our new "Student Q & A" segment.
Riding the Bus
Superintendent Boyd has a tradition - he rides the bus with students on the first day of school. To start the 2022-23 school year, he rode the bus with students heading to Hearthwood Elementary School.
A Bubble Goodbye
Superintendent Boyd joins the fun as students and staff at Harmony and Burton elementary schools ended the last day of the school year with a parade of bubbles.
Milestone Day in Pandemic
On the first day that masks became optional since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Superintendent Boyd visits Cascade Middle School.