Students will begin classes at the Camdenton Middle School under new administration.
During a special-called closed session meeting Friday, the school board voted to extend Dr. Paula Brown's contract as the interim principal. In the same meeting, the board voted to hire Billy Kurtz as the interim assistant principal.
Principal Sean Kirksey is currently on paid administrative leave following MAP testing cheating allegations that came out earlier in the summer. The board recently voted unanamioulsy to open Kirksey's personnel hearing which had been scheduled for Aug. 16. The hearing was postponed for a later date. The new date and time have yet to be released.
Assistant Principal Joel Carey is also on administrative leave. Camdenton R-III Administration have not released information on why Carey is on leave.