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School Board approves two Administrative Appointments


Rick Bates

Jamie Dunn










The Aberdeen School Board approved the appointment of Dr. Rick Bates as the special education director at its meeting tonight, December 15.  The appointment is effective July 1, 2018. He will continue to serve as the principal of Robert Gray Elementary School until that time, and will continue to work closely with Dr. Roger Heinrich, the interim special education director, through the spring as the District moves forward with special education in preparation for the Fall 2018.

The School Board also approved Superintendent Alicia Henderson’s recommendation to appoint Jamie Dunn as principal of Robert Gray Elementary School effective July 1, 2018. She will continue as assistant principal of Stevens Elementary School until that time.

The School District will begin the search to fill the assistant principal position at Stevens Elementary School after the winter break on January 2, 2018.