Portage School Board

7:39 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Portage School Board praises outgoing Superintendent Rob Olsen

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Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang takes over as Superintendent of Portage Schools in August
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI -- Portage Public Schools Acting Superintendent Rob Olsen ended his brief run as head of the district Monday night with lavish thanks and praise from the school board, administrators and the public.
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4:01 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang named sole finalist to lead Portage School district

Portage Central High School - file photo
Credit WMUK

The Portage School Board has named current Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang as the sole finalist to become Portage's next superintendent. 

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7:39 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Arbitrator's finding shows former Portage Superintendent violated contract over business practices

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Both sides agreed to binding arbitration, so there is no appeal
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
Ric Perry PORTAGE, MI -- In having an affair with his human resources director, former Portage Public Schools Superintendent Ric Perry violated commonly accepted business ethics and practices, an arbitrator ruled in an eight-page decision announced Wednesday.
7:34 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Portage School Board could pick new superintendent Friday

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Site visit is still likely before new superintendent is formally hired
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI -- Four months after officially launching their search for a new superintendent, members of the Portage Public School Board of Education are meeting today to essentially make their choice. The board is expected to name either Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang or Three Rivers Superintendent Roger Rathburn as their sole finalist.
6:25 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Candidates for Portage Superintendent lay out visions for district

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Board will meet Friday afternoon to pick new Superintendent
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI -- Paw Paw Superintendent Mark Bielang and Three Rivers Superintendent Roger Rathburn, the two finalists for superintendent of Portage Public Schools, both had a chance to flesh out how they would lead the district during a series of events Wednesday.

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