The official news source of Topeka High School

The Tower

New Principal: Update

Julia Howell, Reporter

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






At the end of March the district will be announcing the new school principal. The candidate will take the position of Dr. Wiley, principal of the school for 10 years. The process of finding nominees has been held for about the past two months.

People who were interested in the position were to send in their applications by February 8. From there the district and Board of Education narrowed the process down to three candidates. Those candidates had to go through many different tasks during the process.

The interviews were held at the school and the candidates met with four different committees, superintendent Dr. Ford and future superintendent Dr. Anderson. The four committees present were a student(12), parent(12), staff (15 -certified and classified mix) and district committee(7). They each had 45 minutes with the candidate to discuss and ask questions about the plans and futures of Topeka High.

The Topeka Public School Board of Education originally planned to announce who the new principal would be at the March 3 meeting. The group decided there wasn’t enough time to comprise all data and make a decision. The board will have a final decision on the new leader of the school on March 24.

Print Friendly

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • New Principal: Update

    Multimedia

    Topeka High’s Centennial Prom

  • New Principal: Update

    Briefly

    Topeka High’s Next Free Spirit

  • Multimedia

    Photo Gallery: Topeka High’s 100th prom

  • New Principal: Update

    Feature

    The Next Level: The student-athlete signing process & playing collegiate sports and beyond

  • New Principal: Update

    News

    2017-2018 Student Government Officers

  • New Principal: Update

    Feature

    Topeka High vs Topeka West Girl’s Soccer

  • New Principal: Update

    Multimedia

    Career Fair

  • New Principal: Update

    Feature

    Up in Smoke: Substance use and abuse at Topeka High School

  • New Principal: Update

    Feature

    Photo Gallery: Spring Choir Concert

  • New Principal: Update

    Multimedia

    Student wins selective technology award

The official news source of Topeka High School
New Principal: Update