The tally was 3-1, with one abstention. The School Reform Commission has governed the District for 16 years. A new Board of Education is expected to start on July 1.
"Friends of" groups are being asked to suggest names for a nominating committee and for a new nine-member Board of Education.
Although the District has a small fund balance now, shortfalls loom without additional money.
One area in which he "needs improvement," commissioners said, was human resources management.