Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:45am
The New Jersey district's board of education members voted to appoint Lamont Repollet, principal of Carteret High School, as its permanent superintendent.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:40am
Fred Heid is officially superintendent of the sixth largest school district in the state. Heid was issued a non-provisional superintendent certificate by the Illinois State Board of Education. Although Heid was credentialed to serve in his previous position as a superintendent in Florida, Illinois does not allow for reciprocity.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/12/2014 - 1:37am
The California district brought in Julie Mitchell, the chief personnel officer for the Tustin USD, to serve as Rowland’s top administrator. The search for a new superintendent began last April, when Superintendent Ruben Frutos decided to step down.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:55am
In Massachusetts, Salem School Superintendent Steve Russell announced that he won't seek to extend his contract with the district due to the repercussions from philosophical differences between the town's mayor and some school committee members. Russell was first hired in 2011.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 12:51am
Two years into her position, Freeport Schools Superintendent Roberta Selleck has submitted a letter of resignation to the school board.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/05/2014 - 2:02am
Seventy-five percent of the superintendents of Hudson Valley school districts have been in their current positions for five years or less, according to a study conducted by Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress. The study offers recommendations to decrease turnover, including giving consideration to countywide school districts and shared superintendents.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:56am
Patricia Howell, Lowell Joint School District’s superintendent for the last eight years, has announced she will retire in early November. The board’s goal is to find her successor by late October before she leaves.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:46am
Angela Pringle was sworn in as the Richmond County Superintendent of Schools. Pringle, the district’s first female superintendent, will oversee 61 schools and manage a budget of $243 million. She was previously the Region 2 superintendent for DeKalb County.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:05am
New Jersey's North Plainfield district has chosen West Milford Superintendent James McLaughlin as its new superintendent. McLaughlin will start his new position in January 2015.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:58am
Mike Waldrip has been hired by Coppell ISD as the district's new superintendent. Waldrip, a former deputy superintendent of administrative operations for Frisco ISD, replaces longtime leader Jeff Turner, who left to become executive director of the Texas Association of Suburban/Mid-Urban Schools.