by Ivan Foley
A search firm is in place now as Park Hill gets serious in its search to replace the dispatched Scott Springston, who left the district in April under terms of a resignation agreement following a personnel investigation.
The Park Hill School Board has voted to hire School Exec Connect to help with the superintendent search and hiring process.
The search firm will charge the school district $21,000 plus expenses up to $5,200, more if additional expenses are authorized in writing by the president of the school board.
After screening applications from five search firms, the board chose three to interview. Boon Lee, school board president, said School Exec Connect was the best qualified to help, with the best strategic plan and the greatest emphasis on openness with the community. For more on story.