09/18/2012 08:56 am ET

Rochester Schools To Pay Up To $181,000 To Fred Clarke, Who Officially Resigned

Superintendent Fred Clarke is leaving Rochester Community Schools after 14 months with as much as $181,000 severance, according to the deal approved by the Board of Education Monday night.*

That represents about $13,000 for every month Clarke served the district.

Clarke was chosen in 2011 as the top candidate to lead as superintendent. He started July 1, 2011, and officially resigned Monday.

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