After more than 16 years of service to the Jefferson C-123 School District as superintendent of schools, Robert P. Dowis retired July 1.
An open house in his honor is planned from 12-3 pm, Sunday, July 13, at the Jefferson C-123 School multipurpose building.
“It was hard to give the keys back today,” said Dowis on June 30. “I’ve been lucky to be part of a good team. I’m very fortunate and honored to have been a part of the Jefferson team of school board, faculty, staff, parents and students.”
“Rob Dowis has been truly dedicated to his job for the past 16 years,” said Ray Meyer, board president. “His passion has been to