February 13, 2012
Duluth Alumni News
Crawford to leave Denfeld for position
Principal Eddie J. Crawford has been appointed interim assistant
superintendent of Duluth Public Schools by Superintendent Bill Gronseth.
Crawford notified Denfeld staff via e-mail Monday evening.
"I accepted the position with some hesitation,"
Crawford wrote. "I came to Denfeld seven years ago without
knowing exactly what I was getting myself into, and I have grown
to love and appreciate the staff, students and members of the Denfeld
Crawford first served as Denfeld's principal from
2005 to 2010. He was reassigned to East High School when Denfeld
closed for remodeling, but returned when Denfeld reopened and Central
High School Principal Lisa Mitchell-Krocak retired at the end of
the 2010-2011 school year.
"The combining of Central and Denfeld students
and staff has only served to enhance and strengthen the culture
of this great school," Crawford noted.
Vice Principal Tonya Sconiers
will take over as interim principal at Denfeld.