FRES to have interim principal

WILTON – At a meeting on July 18, the Wilton-Lyndeborough Cooperative School Board voted to hire an interim principal for Florence Rideout Elementary School and Lyndeborough Central School. Principal Tim O’Connell recently submitted his resignation.

Superintendent Bryan K. Lane said a search committee will be formed consisting of a school board member from each town, a resident of each town, two teachers and administrators. An organizational meeting was planned for July 24.

The position is being advertised. Interviews of candidates will be held during the week of July 29. The School Board will meet with the finalist candidates on Aug. 6 and make a selection.

O’Connell has been principal at FRES and LCS since 2013. He is moving to the Jacques Memorial School in Milford.