Contract signed for new Arizona school superintendent

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Incoming Gilbert Public Schools Superintendent Christina Kishimoto officially signed a contract that will pay her at least $200,000 per year on the same night the district’s governing board hired its second interim superintendent since July.

Kishimoto, who serves in the same role for the Hartford Public Schools district in Connecticut, officially agreed to the terms of the contract and signed it along with the Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board members during the board’s March 4 meeting.

“I look forward to working hand-in-hand with you; I look forward to working hand-in-hand with the board,” she told the audience.

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