Elmira City School District Superintendent Joseph Hochreiter has accepted a Superintendent position with another school district. The Board of Education accepted Hochreiter's resignation at its March 6 meeting.
Also at the March 6 Board meeting, the Elmira City School District's Director of Administration Hillary Austin was appointed Interim Deputy Superintendent.
“We hope that (Austin’s) appointment, and the coming superintendent search, will provide stable leadership as the Elmira City School District works to provide the best education possible for our community,” said Board of Education president Sara Lattin.
At the May 8 Board meeting, Austin's title was amended to Acting Superintendent.
The Board of Education has enlisted GST BOCES to conduct a Superintendent Search. Information on this process will be forthcoming.