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MAISD Board selects finalists in search for Superintendent
Harper Creek Community Schools Superintendent John Severson, Ph.D., and Mecosta-Osceola Intermediate School District Superintendent Curtis Finch, Ph.D., have been selected as the two finalists for the Muskegon Area ISD Superintendent position.  The MAISD plans to have a new superintendent selected and in place by July 1, 2014.  Current Superintendent Dave Sipka retires on June 30.  Second interviews will take place at 7:00 p.m. on May 14 and May 21.
Holocaust survivor to share story through
service & dinner April 27 & 28
As a 13-year-old boy, Gerry Manko found himself in the center of intense violence generated by the German Kristalnacht pogrom that led to the imprisonment of 30,000 Jewish men and boys, hundreds of synagogues burned, and hundreds of Jewish businesses decimated. The year was 1938. Manko’s father was one of the men torn from his family and taken away.
Tech Center students earn $66,000 in scholarships
at state competition
Auto Collision/Refinishing and Catering & Culinary Management students from the Muskegon Area Career Tech Center (MACTC) tested their skills against their peers at the 2014 SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference April 11-13, 2014 at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids. Winners from both classes earned over $66,000 in scholarships and prizes.
MAISD Board sets first-round interviews for Superintendent

The Muskegon Area Intermediate School District Board of Education has invited four candidates to interview to replace retiring Superintendent Dave Sipka.  The invitations were extended near the end of a special board meeting Friday afternoon with consultant Gary Rider.  Rider is the Regional President of the Michigan Leadership Institute who was selected by the Board to lead the search effort.

The public is invited to all interviews.  Below is the interview schedule:

Thursday, April 17, 2014
5:15 p.m. - Ronald Wilson, Superintendent, Howell Public Schools
6:45 p.m. - Robert Szymoniak, Superintendent, Fruitport Community Schools

Monday, April 21, 2014
5:15 p.m. - Curtis Finch, Superintendent, Mecosta-Osceola Intermediate School District
6:45 p.m. - John Severson, Superintendent, Harper Creek Community Schools

Holton school board president honored with state level award
Holton School Board President Amy Brookhouse is being honored by the Michigan Association of School Boards for receiving her Master Board Member Award.  The award was earned for classes completed in MASB's leadership training program, as well as for conference attendance, years of service and leadership activities.  MASB is formally recognizing Brookhouse's efforts to improve her leadership skills and demonstrate her commitment to student achievement and her own continuous improvement. 

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