Breaking News: Principal to undergo surgery

Caroline Fellows
Online Editor

Principal Jon Clark introduce the commencement speaker.

Principal Jon Clark introduces the commencement speaker at the 2016 graduation ceremony at Moss Field. About his surgery, Clark said, “I am feeling positive about this surgery and will be eager to make a quick recovery.” Photo by Cole Schnell

Principal Dr. Jon Clark, who has been dealing with brain cancer for over 10 years, announced to students and parents this afternoon he will undergo another surgery Sept. 6.

After having laser surgery last December to clean up a small enhancement, Dr. Clark says doctors recently discovered a few weeks ago the enhancement is still there.

This time, the surgery will be a craniotomy, which, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine Health Library, includes removing part of the skull to expose the brain. After this procedure, Dr. Clark said his recovery time will most likely be longer than in the past.

While Dr. Clark is away, John Raimondo will fill his position.

See also: Principal returns from surgery

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