(1-11-22) The Celina City Schools Board of Education held its first meeting of 2022 last night.

Following an executive session, the board approved an extension to Dr. Ken Schmiesing’s Superintendent contract which will take the contract to July 31, 2025.

Two retirements were accepted by the BOE.

Jeff Fortkamp after 8 years as Athletic Director will retire on June 1st. Before working at High School Fortkamp was the City of Celina’s Park and Recreation Director. The search for a new AD will start in February.

Long time Tri Star Administrative Assistant Sue Eichenauer will retire on July 1st after 33 years of service.