Michael Rice

7:39 am
Fri April 12, 2013

Kalamazoo School Board says Superintendent Michael Rice "exceeds expectations" in evaluation

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Board says vote on superintendent evaluation was unanimous
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo Public Schools Superintendent Michael Rice received a glowing evaluation from his school board Thursday, which said he "continues to make exceptional progress in leading our district."
9:33 am
Fri March 15, 2013

KPS Superintendent Rice calls for state to "substantially" increase investment in children

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Rice says he wants people to see spending on education and support services as a moral issue to ensure all children have an equal opportunity in life.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo Public Schools Superintendent Michael Rice says that Michigan needs to spend "substantially" more on K-12 education and other services that support low-income children and other youngsters with special needs. "I'm calling for a substantially larger investment in children," Rice said in a presentation to his board Thursday on educational funding.
6:32 am
Fri February 22, 2013

KPS Michael Rice appears to be state's top paid Superintendent

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Mackinac Center report had placed Rice third, but used outdated base salary.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo Public Schools Superintendent Michael Rice had a compensation package worth $344,667 in 2012, which appears to make him the state's highest-paid school superintendent based on a examination of records by Mlive/Kalamazoo Gazette. Rice's current base salary is $214,613, KPS officials said Thursday.
6:44 am
Thu February 21, 2013

Report finds KPS's Rice is third in compensation among Michigan Superintendents

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Mackinac Center report compares salary and other compensation of district leaders. School Board Vice President says Rice is worth the money.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo Public Schools Superintendent Michael Rice has a compensation package worth $280,468, the third largest in the state among Michigan K-12 superintendents, according to a online database posted Wednesday by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. The state's highest-paid superintendency is Utica Community Schools, where the superintendent's package is worth a total of $300,789.

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