At the June 25, 2012 BOE meeting Principals were named at Edgewood, Sound, John C. Daniels and Hill Regional Career High Schools. A new Director of Human Resources and Labor Relations was also tapped by the Board.
The hiring of these staff members represents a follow through on a commitment to fill Principal vacancies as soon as possible in order for allow for transtion planning leading into the new school year. These appointments also reflect the updated process which included rounds of interviews and substantive analysis of candidates including meetings with parent groups. These new leaders also represent an exciting trend of positive results both from the NHPS internal leadership development programs as well as the School Reform Efforts which are attracting qualified candidates for many positions within the District.
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