Schutte named Marshalltown schools superintendent

Dr. Theron Schutte has been offered a contract to be the next superintendent of the Marshalltown Community School District. Dr. Schutte is a 1981 Marshalltown High School graduate.

Schutte has served as superintendent of the Bettendorf Community School District since 2009 and also has previous superintendent experience in the Boone Community School District.

Schutte will begin his duties on July 1. He takes over for Dr. Marvin Wade who resigned to take another superintendent position in Kansas.

The board will officially approve this appointment and release more details on the contract during the Monday board meeting, which will begin at 5 p.m. in the district board room.

More details in Saturday’s T-R