Laura Reynolds will be the first principal of Hirayama Elementary School. She was appointed by the Governing Board Nov. 9, 2022, and will assume full-time duties starting July 2023. Mrs. Reynolds has more than 19 years in education, and most recently served as principal of Miramonte Elementary School before beginning her work to prepare for the opening of Hirayama Elementary. She began her teaching career in Florida then moved to Clovis, where she taught at Fancher Creek Elementary for seven years. In addition to being a teacher, Mrs. Reynolds has been an administrator in the district for 10 years. Mrs. Reynolds also has two sons, both attending schools in the Clovis East area. Mrs. Reynolds is proud to say that she lives and works in this community. She is very excited to get to know each and every family of Hirayama Elementary School!