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Caddo Schools Names Interim Superintendent

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The Caddo Parish School Board has named Dr. Mary Nash-Robinson as interim superintendent, but there will be rules attached to her tenure as interim.

Nash-Robinson addressed the board and said if named interim she would not apply for the job again.

The board then passed a motion to appoint her as interim based on that condition.  Some board members feel the move was pre-designed  to go in her favor after the board deadlocked on naming John Dilworth superintendent despite a recommendation from a community advisory board.

The board also agreed  that Robinson can return to her current job as Chief of Staff once a permanent superintendent is found.

Robinson will get a raise boosting her salary to $180,000  while she serves as interim. Once a superintendent is in place, her salary will go back to $122,000.

The board will hold another special meeting to decide how they will continue the search. They have set a goal of finding a new superintendent in 90 days. Nash-Robinson will step in as interim superintendent on the first day of school, August 12.

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