La Crosse's school board approves an interim principal
for Central High School at their meeting tonight.
The board held a special meeting tonight .
to give approval on a number of jobs that were filled
over the summer.
That includes the appointment of Troy McDonald as
the interim principal at Central.
He'll take over for Jeff Fleig .
who announced his resignation two weeks ago.
The board also approved Central Dean of Students Jeff
Axness as interim associate principal.
Both McDonald and Axness will hold their new roles
for the upcoming school year .
while officials look for a longterm solution.
It's not the prime time for us to be be looking for
candidates and so we'll take a look at the situation
sometime, you know, December, January, February, evaluate
the situation and decide how to move forward.
The changes at Central cap off a summer of change
for the school district .
which will see 70 new teachers in classrooms this