Duluth middle school assistant principal dies | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

Duluth middle school assistant principal dies

Vance Hopkins, assistant principal of Ordean East Middle School, died Wednesday night, officials confirmed today.

By: News Tribune staff, Duluth News Tribune

A Duluth public schools administrator has died.

Vance Hopkins, assistant principal of Ordean East Middle School, died Wednesday night, confirmed Tonya Sconiers, principal at Denfeld High School.

Students at Denfeld were informed of Hopkins’ death on Thursday morning.

Hopkins served in numerous capacities with Duluth schools, including co-assistant principal at Central High School in its final year. Central students transferred to Denfeld and Duluth East after Central closed.

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One comment on “Duluth middle school assistant principal dies | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota

  1. Vance was a childhood friend of mine. We had spoken in recent months. I will long remember him. He was an intelligent and fine man. My heartfelt condolences to his family and loved ones.

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