Posted 10 months ago
By John P Tretbar
The district will be looking for three elementary school principals and one high school principal for the 2013-14 school year.
Noyes, Field and Edison Elementary Schools will have new principals next year, as will Benton High School.
The District is also expected to name a replacement soon for Superintendent Dr. Melody Smith, who is retiring.
In a news release, the district announced Dr. Adam Willard is resigning as Noyes Principal to take the Stanberry Superintendency next year.
Dr. Deborah Stephens will shift from Field Elementary School to Central High School, following the resignation of Dr. Marlie Williams at CHS. Dr. Williams has accepted a position in the Liberty School District.
Benton High School and Edison Elementary will also be seeking new Principals next year following the resignations of Dr. Jeanette Westfall and Dr. Matt Martz, respectively. Both are seeking other leadership positions.
Dr. Martz was the Principal at Skaith Elementary for 10 years and Edison for two years. He is a Past President of the Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals.