Maine school superintendent to step down in June

Friday, December 13, 2013

Superintendent Kenneth Smith will resign his position on June 30, the end of his contract, officials said Wednesday.

“I believe I have done all I can to maintain a fine public school system and to move the system ahead. Accordingly, I respectfully submit my resignation,” Smith said in a letter to new school board Chairman Michael Jewers dated Dec. 4, in which he promised to work for an orderly transition to a new superintendent.

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