WEB EXTRA: Springfield school superintendent discusses first day of school

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. As Springfield Public Schools marks its 150th year of educating students, John Jungmann begins his fourth year as Superintendent of Schools.

Jungmann said Wednesday he expects a great year for the district's 25,000 students. Jungmann will spend the day visiting a handful of schools around the city. He said he and his top executives will visit every school building in the first two days of the school year.