District Opening New Facility

Building Will House Springdale Administrators

Posted: January 15, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Joanna Maddox, professional development assistant for the Springdale School District, left, and Uni de la Teja, federal programs assistant for the district, organize de la Teja’s office Monday at the district’s new professional development building in Springdale.

Jo Vanderspikken smiled as she gazed upon her new office Monday. She hadn’t quite finished unpacking, but she clearly was enjoying the place already.

At A Glance

The Perry Professional Development Center

The building is named in honor of Jack and Janet Perry, who sold the building to the district. Superintendent Jim Rollins has called the Perrys “advocates for quality education” who have a deep interest in the schools.

Source: Staff Report

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