De Soto USD 232 announces special meetings
The Board of Education in De Soto USD 232 announced four special meetings to take place the week of April 12.
The meetings were called for the purpose of interviewing candidates for the district's superintendent position.
All meetings will be executive session only.
Meetings will be at 4 p.m. on April, 13, 14 and 15, and at 9 a.m. on April 17 at the district's Administrative Offices, 35200 West 91st Street, De Soto.
Alvie Cater, director of administrative services and community relations, said the district had cut the pool of candidates to seven or eight applicants.
After the interviews the district will select two or three finalists.
Tentatively, the district could announce a new superintendent by April 19, he said.
The applicant chosen will work as superintendent-elect, beside current interim superintendent Ron Wimmer for the 2010-11 school year.