Superintendent- Peekskill City School District- Putnam | Westchester, NY

Post Date: 11/20/2017

Superintendent of Schools


The Peekskill City School District, a uniquely diverse community dedicated to educating all students, is seeking an exceptional educational leader with the following qualities:


  • An experienced communicator and collaborator who embraces the diversity of a small city school district and community partners.
  • A culturally competent instructional leader with a proven track record of educating ALL students including ELLs and students with special needs as well as supporting the whole child.
  • An innovative visionary who will elevate the expectations, standards and outcomes of the school district. 
  • A community partner who promotes the arts and other civic opportunities. 
  • A knowledgeable, transparent administrator with a strong command of NYS curriculum, education law, and finance.
  • A proactive, forward thinking leader with demonstrated experience leading an inclusive strategic planning process towards the desired results. 


Candidates must submit a formal letter of application, a current resume, an updated folder of professional credentials from a college or university and a completed application form by December 22, 2017.


NYS certification as a School District Leader is required. Doctorate preferred. An initial three-year contract and comprehensive benefit package will be offered with a minimum salary of $235,000.


Anticipated start date: July 1, 2018


To receive an application, please contact:

Dr. James Ryan, Peekskill Superintendent Search

Putnam|Northern Westchester BOCES

200 BOCES Drive Yorktown Heights, NY 10598-4399

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The Peekskill CSD id an Equal Opportunity Employer