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Michael Lee - 2019 Alaska Assoc. of Secondary School Principals Region 7 Principal of the Year

Mr. Lee has been recognized as the Alaska Association of Secondary School Principals (AASSP) as the Region 7 Principal of the Year. Mr. Lee has a long history in Togiak, serving as a teacher before earning his Educational Leadership degree. He spent one year in Selawik, AK as an Assistant Principal, and one year in Koliganek as Principal before returning to Togiak as the principal of Togiak School. 

Mr. Lee has brought Safe and Civil Schools' CHAMPS program to the Togiak School, is a strong advocate for providing opportuntiies to the school's students, and works closely with community organizations. As his nomination letter stated, ”He is never content with how things used to be, but is always pushing people (students, parents, teachers) to excel.”

Congratulations Mr. Lee! Your recognition is well deserved!

AASSP's Region 7 consists of the following school districts:

  • Aleutians East Borough School District
  • Aleutian Region Schools
  • Bristol Bay Borough School District
  • Dillingham City School District
  • Kashunamiut School District
  • Lake and Peninsula Borough School District
  • Lower Kuskokwim School District
  • Lower Yukon School District
  • Pribilof School District
  • St. Mary’s School District
  • Southwest Region School District
  • Unalaska City School District
  • Yupiit School District