Reinstatement of Superintendent

DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees to Reinstate Former Superintendent

(DESOTO, TX) ---During the Sunday, September 6, 2020, Special Called Meeting of the DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees, the Board voted to rescind the voluntary resignation agreement of Dr. D’Andre J. Weaver and voted unanimously to approve his reinstatement as district superintendent.

Following the decision, the Board expressed its intent to move forward in partnership with Dr. Weaver with a unified focus on a successful launch of the district state- and nationally-recognized virtual instructional framework as the district prepares to start school on Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Weaver is excited to return to duty in DeSoto ISD effective immediately. 

“We started some great work on behalf of students here,” Dr. Weaver said. “I want to be here to see that work through. I love DeSoto and I’m ready to return to work so that we can shift the focus back to what really mattersour students.”

The Board offered the following statement: 

As a Board, we look forward to welcoming Dr. Weaver back to DeSoto ISD so that we can get back to our collective work of serving the students, staff and families of DeSoto ISD with care and fidelity.