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RSD Administrators Recognized

The Western Riverside County Association of School Managers (WRCASM) recently announced the 2021 Administrators of the Year, two of which proudly belong to Romoland School District. 

Congratulations to RSD Superintendent Trevor Painton, who was named Superintendent of the Year, and Executive Assistant Nikki Thaxton, who was named Confidential Member of the Year! 

WRCASM is a regional charter of the Association of California School Administrators (ACSA), the largest umbrella organization of school leaders in the nation, and serves more than 16,000 school leaders throughout California. 

The Administrator of the Year Awards recognize outstanding performance and achievement by individual administrators and are given at both the regional and state levels. Per ACSA’s award criteria, recipients must demonstrate strong support for the school management team; exceptional leadership in managing school programs; commitment to educational quality and student achievement; commitment to professional growth; and creativity and innovation in dealing with issues and problems facing public education.

Congratulations to Mr. Painton and Mrs. Thaxton for this well-deserved honor. We are thankful for their efforts to support our students, staff, and community each and every day!  


Trevor Painton

Mr. Trevor Painton,


Nikki Thaxton

Mrs. Nikki Thaxton,

Executive Assistant