CLEVER R-V SCHOOL ANNOUNCES NEW SUPERINTENDENT
Steve Carvajal will become the new Superintendent of the Clever R-V School District beginning July 1, 2015.
Clever, MO – The Clever R-V School Board announced Tuesday evening that it has selected, by unanimous vote, Steve Carvajal, to serve as the next Superintendent of schools. He will replace Dr. Richard Henson who will be retiring as of June 30, 2015 after 26 years with the District.
Carvajal has served as the Superintendent of Schools at Salem R-80 for the last three years. Prior to his service in Salem he served as Superintendent of Schools in La Plata R-11 for 5 years. Carvajal brings a wide range of expertise including experience as a teacher, coach, athletic director, principal and superintendent.
Marla Shuler, Board President, states, “Steve Carvajal emerged from a very thorough search process as the right candidate to lead the district. The Board is certain in our choice of Mr. Carvajal and confident that under his leadership Clever R-V School will continue to be recognized as a great school. Please join us in welcoming Mr. Carvajal and his family to the district and community.”
When contacted regarding the position, Carvajal stated, “My family and I are very excited about the opportunity to come to the school district and community of Clever. Dr. Henson has done an outstanding job in leading the district and I look forward to trying to continue what he has worked hard to develop. My wife and I were also very impressed with the schools, facilities, and the friendliness of those we met in the community."
Carvajal and his wife, Heather have four children with another due this month.