Petersburg names new superintendent

Posted by Iva Radman – email

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - There's a new woman in charge of Petersburg Public Schools.

Monday night, the city's school board voted to make Dr. Alvera Parrish the school superintendent.

She replaces Dr. James Victory who retired this month.

Dr. Parrish has been with the city since 2007, and served as Assistant Superintendent for Instruction and Interim Superintendent.

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