Superintendent - Portland Public Schools - Portland, OR
Post Date: 01/03/16
Portland Public Schools, Portland Oregon, www.pps.net
Portland Public Schools (PPS), an urban school district serving 49,000 students Pre K-12 in 78 schools seeks an educational leader who will continue the District’s focus on equity and closing achievement gaps.
PPS, the largest school district in the State and one of the largest school districts in the Pacific Northwest, continues its 7-year trend of enrollment grow and has achieved its highest graduation rate in 15 years. Due to the support of Portland voters in passing a School Building Improvement Bond, modernization of aging school buildings in the District is now underway.
Portland known as the “City of Roses” is situated in a beautiful setting 70 miles from the Pacific Ocean, between the Columbia and Willamette Rivers. With its relaxed atmosphere and urban lifestyle, it is a highly desirable place to live and work.
A regionally competitive salary and benefits package will be offered. Position begins July 1, 2017 or as mutually agreed upon by the candidate and the Board. Screening is ongoing with interviews occurring in early February 2017.
Consultants: Hank Gmitro, Carolyn McKennan, Lorraine Garcy
For additional information or to apply, visit: www.hyasearch.com.
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