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Published May 28, 2010, 04:06 PM

Principal faced with losing her job to take over at Bagley

(WDAY TV) - The principal at Waubun High School, who faced losing her job in a federally-funded overhaul of the school, is taking over at Bagley.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Helen Kennedy faced losing her job of 9 years after the school landed on a state list of schools with student scores that were consistently below state average.

The state is tapping into federal grant money to take over the schools. That funding comes with strict guidelines, including replacing school principals.