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Michael Contompasis named interim headmaster at Boston Latin School -

Officials have brought a familiar face back to lead Boston Latin School for the foreseeable future. Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang tapped former system superintendent Michael Contompasis to serve as interim headmaster as he ...and more »

Boston Turns To Past For Interim Latin School Leadership - WBUR

After a tumultuous week, the prestigious Boston Latin School has interim leadership. On Tuesday, Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang named Michael Contompasis interim headmaster of the exam school. Michael Contompasis (Courtesy of ...and more »

Boston Latin turmoil also moment of opportunity - CommonWealth magazine

THE RESIGNATION OF Boston Latin School headmaster Lynne Mooney Teta last week punctuates a tragedy that we all must feel compelled to address. Teta appeared to have ignored pleas from black students who were suffering from racial harassment.and more »

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh needs to oversee culture change at Boston Latin - The Boston Globe

Boston Latin School is “the up escalator, the way for poor kids to make it.” To Larry DiCara, proud alum, and president of the class of 1967, that's what the oldest school in the nation — and the most competitive exam school in Boston — means to this ...and more »

A closer look at Boston's Winthrop Square redevelopment bids - Archinect

Frustrated by a succession of boring glass boxes, Mayor Marty Walsh has called for one more: adventurous architecture. [...] the city tries to sell off a decrepit garage in Winthrop Square. Earlier this month, each of six development teams presented ...and more »

Hallowed Boston school rocked by racial controversy - Fox News

The nation's oldest public school – and the alma mater of five signers of the Declaration of Independence – is embroiled in a racial controversy that may be its biggest test in nearly 400 years. ADVERTISEMENT. Boston Latin School, founded in 1635 and ...and more »

Boston Latin activists rip #WeAreBLS movement - NewBostonPost (blog)

BOSTON — Student activists at Boston Latin School, the embattled prestigious exam school that's already seen two top administrators leave in response to allegations the institution is rife with racism, appear to be at odds with a new movement aimed at ...and more »

Duo that sparked Boston Latin race probe decline district internships - NewBostonPost (blog)

BOSTON — The two Boston Latin School students whose viral videos alleging racial hostility at the prestigious exam school ultimately led to the resignation of two top-level administrators declined offers to spend the summer interning at district's ...and more »

Amid a host of missteps, it's time for Mayor Marty Walsh to reset his administration - The Boston Globe

He's got his dream job, and he works hard at it. Up early. Out late. But you have to wonder how much fun it is to be Marty Walsh these days. Around every other corner, it seems, the mayor of Boston sees trouble and turmoil. And, over the horizon, maybe ...and more »

Michael Contompasis named interim Boston Latin School headmaster - Boston Herald

Boston Public Schools superintendent Tommy Chang has named Michael Contompasis, a former headmaster at Boston Latin School and superintendent of BPS, the interim headmaster at Boston Latin School. Contompasis, a 1957 graduate of Boston Latin ...and more »