Marquette Catholic High School in Alton has named a new principal. Dr. Barbara Fleming will succeed current Principal Michael Slaughter, who will retire June 30 of this year. Slaughter has been principal for 16 years.

Fleming tells The Big Z she is a 1988 graduate of the high school and is thrilled to return as principal.

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Dr. Fleming has served as the Director of Special Education for the Parkway School District for the past eight years. She says she will work alongside current Principal Slaughter over the next few months as she gets to know the job and the people at the school.    


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