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Perryville High School hires new principal

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PERRYVILLE, MO (KFVS) -

Officials with the Perryville High School are welcoming a new member to its administration.

Jeff Steffens has been hired as the new principal at Perryville High School for the 2017-18 school year. 

The motion passed unanimously.

This comes after the Perry County School District 32 Board of Education met on Dec. 14 to rehire Rich Thomas as the principal of Perryville High School for the 2017-18 school year. 

The motion failed unanimously.

Steffens will continue serving as the interim PHS principal and the athletic director through June 30, and his new contract begins July 1. 

A position for an assistant athletic director for the remainder of the current school is yet to be released.

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