Portage Public Schools http://wmuk.org en Portage Schools sign contract with new superintendent http://wmuk.org/post/portage-schools-sign-contract-new-superintendent <p>The new superintendent of the Portage Public Schools has a three-year contract. School Board trustees signed the agreement with Mark Bielang on Tuesday. Bielang, who is now superintendent of the Paw Paw Public Schools, will take over in Portage August 5th. He'll be paid just under $214,000 a year.</p><p>Portage School Board trustees picked Bielang as the district's new superintendent June 21st after a protracted search process that saw an earlier finalist drop out and charges that the board had violated Michigan's Open Meetings Act. PPS officials say that was not the case.</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 18:50:45 +0000 Andrew Robins 6690 at http://wmuk.org Portage Schools sign contract with new superintendent Portage identifies sole finalist for superintendent http://wmuk.org/post/portage-identifies-sole-finalist-superintendent <p></p><p>The Portage School Board <a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2013/04/xxxxx_named_finalist_for_porta.html">has identified the candidate they want to interview</a> as they search for a new superintendent. Greg Gray is currently the superintendent of the Brighton Area School District.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 14:02:55 +0000 Gordon Evans 4155 at http://wmuk.org Portage identifies sole finalist for superintendent