ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Leadership is unexpectedly changing at a Dougherty County High School.
School officials have confirmed Robert McIntosh, principal of Dougherty Comprehensive High School, turned in his resignation Thursday.
His contract is up June 24th. McIntosh has been a DCSS employee since 2013. He was promoted to principal in 2014.
J. D. Sumner, the DCSS spokesperson, says the resignation comes as a surprise to the system, but they wish him all the best. "It was a bit of a surprise, Mr. McIntosh has done a great job turning Dougherty around with his leadership," said Sumner.
DCSS superintendent Dr. David Mosely is expected to make a recommendation for the replacement during a special called meeting on Tuesday.
McIntosh issued this statement: