Ann Arbor Public Schools' new superintendent starts Tuesday

Friday, August 30, 2013

Tuesday marks the first day on the job for the new superintendent of Ann Arbor Public Schools, Jeanice Kerr Swift.

Hired on to a five-year contract in mid-August after a $16,279 nationwide search, Swift comes to Ann Arbor from her former position of assistant superintendent of instruction, curriculum and student services for Colorado Springs School District 11. Her base salary with AAPS is $200,000.

Swift will make her first appearance 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, when she'll be speaking at a kickoff celebration for AAPS teachers at Pioneer High School.

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