Superintendent position scaled back
April 21, 2023
The Wrenshall school board had planned to interview three full-time candidates for its superintendent vacancy on the first day in May.
But a recommendation Tuesday from the board’s budget committee spoiled the plan, recommending pursuit of a part-time superintendent to replace retiring Kim Belcastro, who is fulfilling a half-time role through the end of the school year.
There’s simply not enough money in the developing 2023-24 budget to accommodate a full-time superintendent, board members first learned during a sometimes tense school board meeting Monday.
“The budget committee recomm...