Sanchez's contract still in the works

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The Tucson UnifiedSchool District is still working out the details of a contract for its futuresuperintendent, H.T. Sanchez.

The governing board metbehind closed doors Thursday until their time ran out.  The public meetingwas supposed to begin at 5:30 p.m. However, at 6:15 p.m. the board cameout and put the meeting in recess until 4:30 p.m. Friday.  Someboard members committed to attend summer graduation at Rincon High School andhad to be there at 6:30 p.m.

Along with the salaryand duration of Dr. Sanchez's contract, the board will also vote Friday onretaining current superintendent John Pedicone as a consultant for the firsttwo weeks of July, as well as deputy superintendent Maria Menconi, to aid withthe transition.

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