King only finalist for Rockdale top job

By Greg Gelpi

Clayton County schools Assistant Superintendent for High Schools Sam King has been named a finalist for superintendent in Rockdale County.

According to the Rockdale Citizen, King is the only finalist for the position after the other finalist Dennis McMahon withdrew from the running.

The Rockdale County Board of Education is expected to select a superintendent today.

The school system has about 14,000 students.

Superintendent Ruel M. Parker will be retiring from the school system on June 30.