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Admins reflect on nearly a year in charge of East Providence schools

Admins reflect on nearly a year in charge of East Providence schools

EAST PROVIDENCE — Approaching the one-year anniversary of taking stewardship of the system, Superintendent Kim Mercer and her administrative team remain enthusiastic in their positions, though quite cognizant of the challenges that lay ahead for East Providence schools. During an all-encompassing interview last week with The Post in their new offices on the third floor


Mercer officially takes over East Providence School Superintendent reins on March 25

EAST PROVIDENCE — Kim Mercer will officially take charge of the East Providence School System as the new superintendent on Monday, March 25, School Committee Chairman Joel Monteiro has confirmed. Mr. Monteiro and the rest of the five-member committee last week formally approved Ms. Mercer’s hire as the new superintendent of schools, ending an 18-month


East Providence School Committee approves Mercer as new superintendent

EAST PROVIDENCE — As expected the East Providence School Committee approved the hire of Kim Mercer as the new superintendent of schools at its meeting Tuesday night, March 12, setting the stage for the Budget Commission to give its formal nod on the hire in two weeks. Ms. Mercer comes to East Providence after spending

East Providence Schools Superintendent Kim Mercer is requesting the Budget Commission approve the hiring of a permanent Director of Pupil Personnel for her department.

East Providence School Committee likely to offer initial approval to new superintendent

EAST PROVIDENCE — At its Tuesday, March 12, meeting, the East Providence School Committee is expected to give initial approval to the hiring of J. Kimberly Mercer as new Superintendent of Schools. The measure is on the Committee’s Tuesday night docket and is likely to be passed. With the Budget Commission having served notice of


East Providence Schools Superintendent candidate Mercer answers questions at public forum

EAST PROVIDENCE — A confident, articulate J. Kimberly Mercer answered about a dozen questions Wednesday night, Feb. 27, at a public meeting where she interacted initially with members of the East Providence community for which she may very well serve as the next Superintendent of Schools. School Committee Chairman Joel Monteiro delivered the predetermined questions

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Prospective new East Providence School Superintendent meets public tonight

EAST PROVIDENCE — Prospective Schools Superintendent candidate Kim Mercer will be introduced to both the public and the School Committee during an open meeting Wednesday night, Feb. 27, in the East Providence City Hall Chamber at 7 o’clock. Ms. Mercer, a Pawtucket resident, has been the Deputy Superintendent of Schools there for the past 11


Mercer is frontrunner for East Providence Schools Superintendent position

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Post and eastbayri.com have confirmed various media reports Kim Mercer is the frontrunner to take over the position of East Providence Schools Superintendent on a permanent basis, though to say she has been hired for the position is premature, according to School Committee Chairman Joel Monteiro. Speaking by phone Saturday afternoon,