The Tiverton School Committee voted 5-0 to hire Laurie Dias-Mitchell on Monday night as the new principal for the . According to the superintendent's office, she begins on July 1.
Former Principal Patti Aull to .
Reached Tuesday morning, Committee Chairwoman Sally Black said Mary Bolton, the current interim principal, will serve in her position for the remainder of the year.
"She's doing a very good job," Black said of Bolton.
Black added that Dias-Mitchell worked at in the past.
Approval of teacher non-renewal letters
Black said the committee also voted to send non-renewal letters for nine teachers to the state. Depending on how the school budget process goes, she said the district hopes to retain those nine teachers in June.