Mexico School District Superintendent Dr. Tammy Lupardus Placed on Administrative Leave Pending Performance Review

The Mexico Public School District Board of Education has placed Superintendent Dr. Tammy Lupardus on a paid administrative leave of absence pending a performance review.

In an email sent from the Mexico School District Board of Education Dr. Lupardus was placed on the leave yesterday (Tuesday).

Mrs. Melissa Chastain, the current Assistant Superintendent, has been named the Interim Superintendent.

The email also reads because it is a confidential personnel matter, this prevents the district from providing additional comments at this time.