UPDATE (WKOW) — Madison Metro School District Superintendent Jennifer Cheatham will leave her position at the end of the summer, according to the district.
A news release states Cheatham will step down in August and join the faculty at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
“I have never had a more fulfilling job than serving as the superintendent in Madison. This community has surrounded me, my family, our team, our staff and our schools with tremendous support and I am filled with gratitude,” said Cheatham.
The school board will appoint an interim superintendent in the coming weeks.
“Jen has been an incredible leader for our district. She has put us in a powerful position to continue to move forward, and we thank her for tremendous work, her dedication, and her skill as superintendent,” Board President Mary Burke said.
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