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Vote on New Burlington Superintendent

Jun 30, 2014

The Burlington School District could have a new superintendent by the end of the night.

The Burlington School Board could vote on a contract for Patrick Coen to be the district's next superintendent during a special meeting Monday night.
Credit Burlington School District Facebook / Winfield-Mt. Union School District

The school board will consider a three-year contract for Patrick Coen during a special meeting scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

Coen is a native of Burlington.  He currently serves as the superintendent of the Winfield-Mt. Union school district in nearby Henry County.

The contract calls for a starting salary of $185,000 plus benefits.

Coen would replace Jane Evans, who is retiring.  Her last day on the job is Monday, June 30.