Sunday, March 3, 2013
The superintendent of Ottawa schools has resigned.
Superintendent Dean Katt resigned from his job Friday but plans to stay with the district as a consultant through Oct. 31.
Board secretary Theresa Powers says Katt submitted his resignation to the Ottawa school board during a special meeting Friday. Katt had been superintendent since 2006.
Assistant Superintendent Brian Kraus will be interim superintendent.
School board president Susan Ward says a search for his replacement will begin soon.
The Ottawa school district is in Franklin County and has about 2,500 students in kindergarten through high school.