Dr. Joris Ray Signed To Contract As Shelby County Schools Superintendent For 18 Months

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Shelby County Schools has its new leader for the next 18 months. The school board voted Wednesday to name Dr. Joris Ray to the position as superintendent for that term.

Dr. Ray has been serving as the interim superintendent since January, when Dorsey Hopson left the district.

Wednesday’s contract is for the term of 18 months at $285,000 per year.

Dr. Ray previously was the Assistant Superintendent of Academic Operations and School Support.

You can watch Wednesday night’s school board meeting HERE. The vote comes about 50 minutes into the meeting.

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