Rogers arts academy principal resigns for reasons unclear

Posted: August 10, 2017 at 1:07 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/FLIP PUTTHOFF The Arkansas Arts Academy in Rogers.

One of the state's highest-performing high schools lost its principal this week after her abrupt resignation.

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