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Search continues for next W.Va. schools superintendent; 64 candidates submit applications
Reported by: Associated Press
Friday, June 6, 2014 5:54 AM EDT
The search is continuing for a new West Virginia schools superintendent.
Ray and Associates Inc. told the board that it engaged with 248 individuals regarding the position. Ultimately 64 candidates representing 43 different states submitted completed applications.
Officials say the state board has narrowed that pool and will continue the search process for the next head of the state's school system.
Current superintendent James Phares is retiring June 30.