Rock Island-Milan school district hires new superintendent


Rock Island-Milan School District has hired Dr. Reginald Lawrence II as the new superintendent of the school district.

This comes after the announcement of the retirement of current superintendent Dr. Mike Oberhaus, who served the school district for 32 years.

Dr. Lawrence spent 20 years at the Milwaukee Public School district as a teacher, assistant principal, and principal.

He has his doctorate in education along with a along with a Master’s of Science in Curriculum and Instruction and a Bachelor’s of Science in Elementary Education.

His first day will be July 1, 2019.

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