Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 07/14/2015 - 12:23am
The Washoe County School Board hired interim Superintendent Traci Davis as permanent superintendent. She came from the Las Vegas school system in 2012 when the previous Washoe County superintendent hired her as deputy superintendent. When Pedro Martinez resigned in October, the school board promoted Davis to stand-in superintendent.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 07/14/2015 - 12:15am
An assistant professor in Wingate University’s Graduate School of Education has been offered the job as the new superintendent of the Public Schools of Robeson County. Once confirmed, Rick Watkins would replace Johnny Hunt, who retired after serving as the district’s superintendent for nine years.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 07/13/2015 - 11:45pm
The former New Jersey education commissioner is the new state-appointed superintendent of Newark Public Schools. Christopher Cerf's arrival could mark the beginning of the end of two decades of state control over New Jersey's largest public school district.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 07/09/2015 - 3:03pm
Nancy Hines, the Pennsylvania district's assistant superintendent, has been promoted from acting superintendent to the permanent top administrator position. Superintendent Thomas Washington resigned in January, and Hines moved into the role of acting superintendent in February.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 07/09/2015 - 2:49pm
South Lyon Community Schools Superintendent Bill Pearson has retired after 20 years as the district's top leader. Since Pearson started, the number of students has grown from 4,200 to 8,000 and voters passed six bond proposals that brought about seven new school buildings.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 07/09/2015 - 2:41pm
The Texas district's Superintendent Paul Cruz has decided to eliminate 11 of the district’s top administrative positions and reshuffle department responsibilities for the upcoming school year.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:01pm
Robert Schultz will leave the district to become the superintendent of Tulpehocken Area School District. He first came to Lower Dauphin in 2003 as middle school principal. He moved to the assistant to the superintendent role in 2008 and was named assistant superintendent in 2013.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:56pm
Robert Graham, previously the Virginia district's assistant superintendent, has been named to the top spot for Radford City Schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:48pm
The Lawrence County Board of Education selected Johnny Yates as its new superintendent to replace the former superintendent, Heath Grimes. Yates has worked with the school system for 37 years as a teacher, principal and assistant superintendent.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:41pm
The New York district is bringing in Joseph R. D’Angelo, who has been principal of Maryvale Primary School for the past five years, to take over as district superintendent.