Assitant principal John Eastman (Center) and Principal Benjamin Brock (Right) Port Huron High School
BOARD PLANS TEACHER LAYOFFS...LAKEPORT CLOSING
Another special meeting and another round of layoffs expected, next week, in the Port Huron Area School District. Last night Board of Education members were updated on a variety of topics and agreed, with President Jeff Stout, to hold a session on the 29th at the McKinley building to determine staffing for the next year. The meeting will get underway at 5:30 p.m.. Last night board members heard an update on the closing of Lakeport Elementary. Students will be divided between Thomas Edison and Keewahdin with various special open houses and parent-teacher-student meetings planned. Board members also, last night, approved the appointments of a trio of administrative changes including the permanent placement of Benjamin Brock as principal of Port Huron High. John Eastman will be his assistant. Also approved Richard Mousigian, from Croswell-Lexington, as the district’s new Tech Director.