Marshall names assistant principal
The Janesville School Board approved Andre Bennett for the post at its meeting Tuesday.
Bennett replaces Jay Pica, who was earlier named principal of Kennedy Elementary School. Both men start their new jobs Wednesday.
Bennett will receive a salary of $85,112.
Bennett has been a cross-categorical special-education teacher for the Racine School District since 2005. He holds a bachelor's degree in sociology and a master's degree in educational administration and supervision, according to a district news release.
Bennett was chosen from among 89 applicants. Another finalist was Tanya Wojciechowicz, a science teacher in the Kenosha School District.
Last updated: 10:35 am Thursday, December 13, 2012