Tyler, Texas (KETK) — The Tyler ISD has agreed to accept the request of Mr. Michael Timms to resign from his current position as principal of John Tyler High School effective June 30, 2013.
Timms had been named prinicipal of John Tyler High School back in May of 2012, but was placed on administrative leave in March.
Mr. Joe Coburn is serving as the interim principal and will continue to oversee the day-to-day operations of the campus.
In a statement TISD officials said, "Our focus is to provide a positive educational experience for the students at John Tyler High School. We appreciate the patience and support of staff, students and parents as we move forward."