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School board Split on superintendent decision

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The Caddo Parish School Board has failed to reach a decision in its efforts to choose a new superintendent for Caddo schools.

The vote was split, six for Mary Nash Robinson and six for John Dilworth. None of the board members voted for finalist Agnella Perera

Board members Barry Rachel, Curtis Hooks, Ginger Armstrong, Jasmine Green, Larry Ramsey and Steve Riall voted for Dr. Mary Nash Robinson. Bonita Crawford, Carl Pierson, Charlotte Crawley, Dottie Bell, Lillian Priest and Mary Trammel voted for John Dilworth.

 Board Attorney Reggie Abrams say the next step will be for the board to call a special meeting to appoint an interim superintendent and at that time the board will have to discuss  how they want to continue the search for a new superintendent. 

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