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Thursday, July 6, 2006

School Superintendent Steps Down

WELLESLEY

Wellesley Schools Superintendent Matthew King has announced he will retire his post after the 2006-2007 school year.

King, who has led the Wellesley system since 1996, tells GlobeWest reporter Missy Ryan that he hopes to continue coaching senior administrators and write a book about education.

King, 58, was recently awarded a 10 percent pay raise -- to $185,360 in salary and annuities -- by the Wellesley School Committee, which was aware of his decision to resign next June.

Read more in this Sunday's editions of Globe West

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