On June 9, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees approved Fernando Reyes as principal for Harlingen High School South.
Reyes is a graduate of the University of Texas at Brownsville, where he conducted his graduate studies in education, curriculum and instruction. He completed his bachelors in industrial engineering and mathematics at Texas A&M University.
He began his career in education as a teacher at Rivera High School in Brownsville, Texas in 2005. He later served as assistant principal at Faulk Middle School in 2009 and served as assistant principal at Pace Early College High School in 2011.
Reyes will serve as principal for Harlingen High School South after having served as assistant principal/dean of instruction at Pace Early College High School since 2012.