Amanda Schmidt

Christopher Richard Death | Principal Of Black Hawk Elementary Sch

Black Hawk Elementary School Principal Christopher Richard Passed Away:

Christopher Richards has died. He passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2019 in a fatal car accident.

Friends, families and colleagues of Richard are mourning his death. He died tragically following a vehicle crash.

In a post on Facebook, a spokesperson from the Burlington Community School District said that the principal of Black Hawk Elementary School, Christopher Richards, died on Thursday, December 12, in a car wreck.

“Our thoughts are with his family, friends, and colleagues at this time along with the many children whose lives he has touched,” read the post.

More than a principal, the district said Richards was an “exemplary husband, father, administrator, and friend.”

Richards was an employee there for eight years.