The Avon Grove School District’s newly appointed superintendent, Dr. M. Christopher Marchese, is scheduled to host a “listening and learning” session with the Avon Grove community on Thursday, Sept. 5, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Avon Grove Intermediate School audion.

Avon Grove parents and community members are invited to attend the open forum, which will include a discussion on issues facing the district as well as questions and answers.

Bonnie Wolff, president of the Avon Grove School District Board of School Directors, and Charles Beatty, board member, are scheduled to attend.

Dr. Marchese is also scheduled to visit district schools on Thursday and plans to meet with faculty, staff, administrators and some high school students over a two-day period.

The Board appointed Dr. Marchese to the position of superintendent on Aug. 22. He will replace Dr. Augustus J. Massaro, who is scheduled to retire at the end of October.

Avon Grove Intermediate School is located at 395 South Jennersville Road, West Grove, Pa.