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Perry Campbell appointed to fill Julesburg, Colo. board seat

Perry Campbell was appointed to fill the board seat vacated by the death of Stacie Olson. Campbell, who will have to run for election in November, will be sworn in at the August board meeting.

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William Ackerman appointed to Marblehead (Mass.) school committee

After nearly two hours of joint interviews conducted by the Marblehead School Committee and the Board of Selectmen, William Ackerman was appointed to fill the vacancy on the School Committee. Ackerman, 46, is replacing former Chair EuRim Chun, who submitted her resignation, effective June 30, after ongoing tensions among committee members.

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Superintendent Mary Grassa O’Neill leaving Boston Catholic schools

Mary Grassa O’Neill, the first lay superintendent of schools in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, will be stepping down next month after five years.

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New Haven names finalists for superintendent of schools

Two out-of-state educators and an assistant superintendent of schools for the district are the finalists in the running to replace retiring schools chief Reginald Mayo.

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Osborne: 'Carefully considering' Ann Arbor schools superintendent position

The man Ann Arbor school board members say is the right man for the job is thoughtfully weighing the move with his family, which the Board of Education voted 7-0 to offer him.

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Alvord USD (Calif.) picks Sid Salazar as new superintendent

Sid Salazar, assistant superintendent for Quality Neighborhood Schools in San Diego Unified School District, will start work July 29.

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s youngest high school principal takes reins at N.C. school

Rosenbach recently was named principal of William A. Hough High School, becoming, at 36, the youngest high school principal in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools system.

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New N.H. principal will lead 2 schools

O’Connell’s tentative plan is to be at both schools for part of each day, he said, alternating where he will start the day.

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St. John Parish School Board appoints new superintendent

The St. John the Baptist Parish School Board voted unanimously at a special meeting to appoint Kevin George as the new superintendent. George will be in charge of the more than 6,000-student school district.

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Plymouth (Mass.) schools appoint three new administrators

Plymouth (Mass.) school officials have appointed Kristin Wilson as principal at Hedge Elementary School; Scott Williams as principal at West Elementary School; and Stacey Rogers as the district’s special education director.

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