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Superintendent of Athens City Schools retiring

After more than 40 years in education, Robert Greene, the long-time superintendent of Tennessee's Athens City Schools, will retire at the end of the school year. In 2010, he left his job as the deputy commissioner of education for Tennessee, to take the Athens position.

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New superintendent named for Pennsylvania school district

Lancaster County's second largest school district has named Christopher Adams as superintendent. He has worked as an administrator in the Hempfield school district for eight years, most recently as assistant superintendent for K12 education.

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S.C. district superintendent stepping down at end of school year

After taking the reigns in 2008, and spending almost four decades in education, Elizabeth Everitt is stepping away from the position as superintendent of Aiken County Schools.

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Forestville School District hires superintendent

Renee Garrett, the former superintendent of the Wayne Central School District in Ontario Center, has been named as the new superintendent of the Forestville Central School District in New York. She replaces Charles Leichner, who resigned in July.

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Superintendent moves to another district in Virginia

Greg Killough, the schools superintendent for Caroline County since 2008, has accepted a job as the next superintendent of Roanoke County Schools in Virginia. Killough will replace the current superintendent, Lorraine Lange.

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William Greb to lead Wisconsin district

The Auburndale Board of Education has hired William Greb to be the district’s new superintendent. He has spent the previous 21 years in the Three Lakes Public School District, most recently as a principal and assistant superintendent director of curriculum.

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Leader named for New York City's school turnaround program

Christopher Tricarico, a former principal and school-support administrator with nearly 20 years of experience, will oversee the Renewal School Office, a new office devoted to Chancellor Carmen Fariña's turnaround program for struggling schools.

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Contra Costa County's new superintendent of schools sworn into office

The former Contra Costa County Office of Education Deputy Superintendent Karen Sakata was sworn in as the county’s new superintendent of schools. She is the California county’s first female superintendent schools, as well as the position’s first Asian American.

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Groton Superintendent James Abrams resigns

The New York district's school board accepted the resignation of Superintendent James Abrams and named J.D. Pabis as the interim schools chief.

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Harrison County superintendent to retire after 36 years

Superintendent Henry Arledge, the longest serving current superintendent in Mississippi, will not run for re-election in the fall. He plans to retire, ending a 48-year career with the district, 36 of those years as its leader.

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