Emmetsburg Superintendent Finalists Named

Emmetsburg, IA (KICD)–The search for the next Superintendent of the Emmetsburg School District has been narrowed down to four finalists.

Byron Darnell serves as the Bureau Chief for the Iowa Department of Education.  Sharon Dentlinger is currently the Assistant Superintendent for the Sioux City Diocese.  Donita Joens is the Superintendent for the River Valley District in Correctionville.  Jon Wiebers is currently the Principal at Cedar Heights Elementary in Cedar Falls.

Interviews are slated to take place next week and the  candidates will spend time with students, support staff, teachers, administrators, community members and the Board of Education as well as getting a tour of the community and the buildings.

The current plan i to announce a new Superintendent on May 19th.

This position was opened following the recent retirement announcement by John Joynt.

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