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Michael Contompasis named interim headmaster at Boston Latin School - Boston.com

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 continues ...and more »

Mayor Marty Walsh: Transparency Can Sometimes Make It Hard to Do My Job - Boston magazine

A spokesperson for then-mayoral candidate Marty Walsh said in 2013 that he had made transparency “a centerpiece of his campaign and of every policy plan he has put forward, and has been 100 percent transparent about his legislative record and career ...and more »

Chang taps former BLS headmaster as school's interim leader - The Boston Globe

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang announced Michael Contompasis as the Boston Latin School interim leader. By James Vaznis Globe Staff June 28, 2016. Boston Superintendent Tommy Chang reached into the past Tuesday in an attempt to quell ...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. That was a ...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 »

BPS Superintendent Chang Names Interim Boston Latin Headmaster - Boston magazine

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang has named Michael Contompasis, a former Boston Latin School headmaster and BPS superintendent, interim headmaster of the nation's oldest public school, after Lynne Mooney Teta resigned amidst racial ...and more »

Boston Turns To Past For Interim Latin School Leadership - WBUR

On Tuesday, Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang named Michael Contompasis interim headmaster of the exam school. Michael Contompasis (Courtesy of Boston Public Schools). Contompasis, 76, a 1957 graduate of Boston Latin, was its headmaster ...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 »

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 »

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 »