CCSD trustees vote against Mike Barton as superintendent


A vote to offer Chief Academic Officer Dr. Mike Barton the job as the new CCSD superintendent failed by a vote of 4 to 3 by school board trustees.

Barton, the chief academic officer for the district was one of the six top candidates for the top job.

At a meeting of the board of trustees Wednesday morning, several members of the public and board members had voiced strong support for Barton.

Deanna Wright, Carolyn Edwards, Lola Brooks, and Linda Cavazos voted against Barton and Linda Young, Chris Garvey, and Kevin Child voted in favor of Barton.

The meeting continues and can be watched here.

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