Andover Schools superintendent announces retirement

The Andover School Board Tuesday announced that Andover Schools Superintendent Greg Rasmussen plans to retire at the end of the school year, effective July 1, 2017.

“Greg Rasmussen has been a tremendous leader and advocate for our district and for public education throughout the state of Kansas,” said USD 385 Board President Melinda Fritze. “His vision and drive for excellence have promoted student achievement and educator effectiveness, while putting our district in a position to be among the most efficient in the state when it comes to operating costs. Greg has truly built a foundation of excellence during his tenure as superintendent which will allow us to continue to grow as a district.”

Rasmussen became the superintendent of the Andover school district in July 2013.

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