James Woodard tapped as Georgia district superintendent

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

A pillar in the Newton College and Career Academy was named as the only candidate for Morgan County Schools Superintendent Thursday.

The Morgan County Board of Education must sit on James Woodard’s candidacy for 14 days before voting, according to Sherri Davis-Viniard, Newton County School System (NCSS) director of public relations.

Woodard is currently both the director of the Career, Technical and Agricultural Education program and the CEO/principal of the Newton College and Career Academy (NCCA). He said he applied for the superintendent position after it opened up a couple months ago, following the retirement of Ralph Bennett.

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