New Superintendent Hired

The Charles City Community School District has selected its next Superintendent, according to KIMT. Dr. Brian Burnight will take over on July 1st. He most recently was the Director of Elementary Education with the Sioux City Community School District. Prior to that he was a principal and assistant principal in school districts in California. The previous two superintendents at Charles City have had controversial reigns, including Anne Lundquist currently being on paid administrative leave after her fitness for duty was brought into question.