New Sibley East Sup’t 29 Jun 12

The Sibley East School Board held a special meeting this week to choose a new superintendent for the district. Current Sibley East Superintendent Stephen Jones has accepted the superintendent position with the Little Falls School District. During the meeting this week, the Sibley East School Board agreed to hire retired Sibley East Superintendent John Langenbrunner as the district’s interim superintendent for the coming school year. Langenbrunner will begin his duties with the district on July 1st. He will work 3 days per-week, for a total of 160 days and will be paid just over $111,000. He will provide his own insurance and other costs, and his contract will run through the end of June, 2013. The school board will initiate the search for a permanent Sibley East superintendent next January and February.