New Colonial School District Superintendent of Schools Dr. Michael L. Christian took the oath of office on August 17 prior to the monthly school board meeting. Former Colonial School Board member Bernard A. Moore, Senior Judge, Court of Common Pleas, 38th Judicial District, administered the oath. Dr. Christian was surrounded by members of the School Board and his cabinet.
Dr. Christian is just the seventh superintendent in the 51-year history of the school district, He was unanimously appointed to the post on June 20. Dr. Christian is currently serving as substitute superintendent and will begin his term as superintendent on September 1. His contract runs through June 30, 2022.