The superintendent is retiring after 22 years of service to Braintree.
Dr. Peter A. Kurzberg, Superintendent of the Braintree Public Schools is retiring on June 30, 2013 after 22 years as the school district's leader, and 42 years in public education. Celebration of his career ls planned for May 22, 2013 at Granite Links Golf Club, 100 Quarry Hills Drive, Quincy, MA. The event is scheduled to begin at 6:00 pm. and will feature a reception, dinner and program to honor Dr. Kurzberg. Forms to request tickets to the celebration or to make a donation are available on the Braintree Schools website www.braintreeschools.org or at Colbert School, 348 Pond Street, Bïalntree. For more information, pëease Contact Carolyn Loud at (781)-380-0130 ext. 112.
The superintendent announced his decision at the School Committee meeting Monday night.
After 22 years leading the Braintree Public Schools, Superintendent Dr. Peter Kurzberg will retire at the end of this school year. Dr. Kurzberg announced his intent to retire at the end of Monday night's School Committee meeting. His retirement will take effect June 30. "I have loved every day that I have served in this capacity, but I know that it is time to begin to transition to another phase in my life," the superintendent wrote in a letter to the committee, which he read aloud in the BHS auditorium following an especially full meeting, which included discussion on the annual budget, space needs and full-day kindergarten. "I feel so fortunate to have had the opportunity to work with such bright, talented and wonderful people for twenty…