Scott County R-IV superintendent resigns

Scott County R-IV superintendent resigns
Jones gave the notice to the school board on Tuesday, July 31 to give the district a full school year to find a replacement.

SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Scott County R-IV School District Superintendent Fara Jones has resigned.

According to the superintendent's office, Jones submitted her resignation at the last school board meeting which will go into effect at the end of the next year (June 30, 2019).

Jones gave the notice to the school board on Tuesday, July 31 to give the district a full school year to find a replacement.

She is getting her doctoral currently and plans to finish up her studies soon and "would like to pursue other opportunities", she said.

Jones was with the district for 22 years.

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