Barnum to share superintendent
April 8, 2022
The Barnum school board took unprecedented action to hire Bill Peel as a half-time shared superintendent during a special meeting on Thursday, March 31. Peel is also superintendent of the Willow River school district.
“The opportunity presented itself to change to a half-time superintendent,” board chair Jessica Unkelhaeuser explained. “With that opportunity, we’ll be looking at a full-time high school principal and a full-time elementary principal.”
The board passed a motion to change the original proposal of hiring a full-time superintendent and one K-12 principal to a shared ha...