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Cedar Ridge School Board meets on resignations and new hires

In a special school board meeting on May 29, the Cedar Ridge Public School System in Independence County accepted the resignation of a teacher and a teacher/coach and hired four new teachers.

The board unanimously accepted the resignations of teacher John Ford and teacher/coach Gary Ford. The board then hired three new teachers and a teacher/coach:  teachers Macey Runyan, Jessica Martin, and Emily McMasters, and teacher/coach Rebecca Rider.

The board also approved Jordan Baker for the Wolf Pack Enrichment Program and the After School Program.  All votes were unanimous. The meeting took an hour and a half.

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