Invitation to Apply for Superintendent of Schools
School Town of Munster
The Next Leader
The Board of School Trustees seeks a dynamic and inspirational leader who embraces the mission and vision of the district to promote academic growth and social responsibility in a supportive and intellectually challenging learning environment. The ideal candidate will have a strong record of accomplishments as a leader, a distinctive background in instruction, outstanding communication skills, a collaborative philosophy, and the ability to involve all stakeholders in process of growth and change. The current superintendent will retire, with distinction, after 8 years leading the School Town of Munster.
School Town of Munster is a state and nationally recognized public school district located in Munster, Indiana. All five of its schools earned National Blue Ribbon awards. It serves 4,206 students in grades PK-12, with a student-teacher ratio of 21 to 1. According to state test scores, 66% of students are at least proficient in math and 68% in reading, which ranks School Town of Munster as one of the top-performing districts in Indiana.
Schools: 5, (Three elementary schools, one middle school, one high school Operating budget $32,954,455
Instructional staff: 256
Programs highlights include 1:1 technology learning environment, programs for exceptional achievers, a rich array of extracurricular activities and sports, comprehensive AP and Dual Credit opportunities, and strong support for social/emotional learning
Munster is a bedroom community of 22,689 residents, approximately 30 miles southeast of the Chicago Loop. With great schools parks, restaurants, and businesses, Munster is consistently rated as one of the top places in Indiana to live and raise a family. Its proximity to great metropolitan areas in Indiana and Illinois offer its residents the best of both worlds.
Application Deadline – September 27, 2021 – To complete an online application and electronically submit a resume, letter of interest, three up-to-date letters of reference, proof of appropriate licensure, and copies of transcripts, please go to www.bwpassociates.com.
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