(WHAS11) -- The superintendent of New Albany/Floyd County Schools will be staying on the job.
The school board announced Dr. Bruce Hibbard is no longer a candidate for the top job at Carmel Clay School District near Indianapolis. He was one of three finalists.
Hibbard was hired in New Albany/Floyd County in 2009.
The board says under his leadership the district has attained the highest academic achievement, highest graduation rates and he has closed a seven million dollar gap in the districts general fund.