Alton Community School District 11 is in the midst of naming an interim superintendent.  Superintendent Dr. Ken Spells will be leaving soon in order to take a job in South Bend, Indiana.  The search is on here to find a temporary replacement.

Alton School Board President Ed Gray tells The Big Z the board met Thursday morning to discuss their options and opinions.

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Gray says anyone that is considered for the job will have to have certain certifications, often found mostly in retired school administrators.  The South Bend school board is expected to vote Spells' hiring June 7th. 


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