The following release was issued by Assistant Superintendent Stephen Doerr:
We are very excited to inform everyone that we have hired James (Bud) Sexson as the new principal at East Middle School. Bud has 20 years of administrative experience in the Bartlesville Schools. All of his experience has been at the junior high/middle school level. He is very knowledgeable of middle school student and has a wealth of experience, knowledge and skills in helping to focus the buildings he has lead on the needs of the kids. Bud will be coming up during various times between now and the start of school, so if you have the opportunity to meet him please be sure to welcome him to our district and to the community.
Sexson replaces Mr. Ron Mitchell, who will be principal at Lamar High School.