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UPDATE: Prosser School District reaches retirement deal with superintendent

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UPDATE: PROSSER, WA - The Prosser School District and Dr. Ray Tolcacher have reached an agreement regarding his retirement as the district's superintendent. 

The entire Board wishes to acknowledge the dedication and professionalism which Dr. Tolcacher has provided the Prosser community over the last 25 years. He has been a visionary leader and has worked hard to provide our children with quality educational experiences.

Deanna Flores, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction will serve as the district's interim superintendent. Ms. Flores will be assisted in performing these duties by the district's assistant superintendent for business services, Craig Reynolds.


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The superintendent of the Prosser School District is now on paid leave. The district sent out a statement Thursday afternoon saying Doctor Ray Tolcacher is negotiating his contract and retirement.

The district says the negotiations are private and privileged. 

The statement went on to say, "any other reports regarding this matter are inaccurate and without factual basis."