The Rockford Public School Board has named Ehren Jarrett as its new Superintendent. The board will begin contract negotiations with the possibility of Jarrett assuming his new role July 1, 2013. Interim Superintendent Robert Willis is expected to stay on until then.
Jarrett was finalist along with Matt Vosberg, both currently Assistant Superintendents with the District. The board decided to keep the applicant pool internal.
Jarrett worked with Alignment Rockford to implement High School Academies. Jarrett previously served as Hononegah High School’s principal.