Dr. John Thein is currently serving as the interim superintendent of Saint Paul Public Schools (SPPS). In July, he replaced Valeria S. Silva -- who served as superintendent for the last seven years of her 30-year career in the district.
The Board of Education is conducting a nationwide search for a new leader.
The Board of Education (BOE) for Saint Paul Public Schools (SPPS) was notified this afternoon by the search firm that Orlando Ramos, one of the finalists for the superintendent’s role, has decided to withdraw his name.
The Saint Paul Public Schools Board of Directors has selected three candidates for a final round of superintendent interviews.