as an assistant superintendent.
He will assume full duties of the low-income 2,200 student ABBOTT district on January 1.
A resident of Gloucester Township, Spaventa replaces Mary Stansky, photo on right, who is retiring after nine years in the Gloucester City district and 28 years in education.
Spaventa was hired at a salary of $145,000. Stansky, who was being paid $175,000 annually, will officially retire December 31.