Posted: 12:00 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012
By Jill Kelley
In the last five months, Springboro Community City Schools has seen a great deal of notable events transpire. Here is a timeline of the more newsworthy items, from March 15 through Aug. 7:
Aug. 7: Local law firm informs the district one former and three current Springboro High School athletic coaches have retained legal representation regarding a recent request for information regarding sports camps.
Aug. 1: Todd Petrey starts as superintendent
July 31: School board President Scott Anderson resigns.
July 31: Restructuring of elementary schools and central office staff approved by school board.
July 31: About 250 members of the community attend a school board meeting to challenge the board’s decision not to renew the contract of Springboro High School’s head boys basketball coach Troy Holtrey.
July 12: Business, technology and human resources director George Long resigns
June 13: A large donation made to Springboro Athletics Booster Club spurs inquiry into the organization, which had been part of an athletic department examination by the school board.
April 6: Superintendent Gene Lolli resigns.
March 20: At least 300 members of the community successfully rally at a school board meeting to protest the district’s decision to move Springboro High School Principal Ron Malone into the central office.
March 15: District announces decision to move Springboro High School Principal Ron Malone into the central office for the 2012-13 school year.