LAKE PLACID - During Tuesday night's Lake Placid Central School Board of Education meeting, it was announced that elementary school Principal Rick Retrosi will retire on June 30.
"I personally would like to thank Mr. Retrosi for all of his work and dedication to this district," said school board President Phil Baumbach.
Retrosi became principal in 1999. Before that he worked as a media specialist in the Lake Placid Middle/High School and, before that, as a teacher in the Tupper Lake Central School District.
Retrosi did not return phone messages as of Wednesday night.
(Editor's note: This article has been corrected for Mr. Retrosi's last day of work and his job history.)