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SUPERINTENDENT - Greenwood Public Schools

Greenwood Public School District | Greenwood MS 38930 USA | Full Time - 12 Month | Revised: 01/16/2013

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The Greenwood Public School District Board of Trustees seeks an energetic, visionary and charismatic leader committed to improving student achievement. The successful candidate will assume leadership of the district on or before July 1, 2013. Candidates should submit applications by February 18, 2013.

Located in Leflore County, Mississippi, the school district is on the eastern edge of the Mississippi Delta, just about an hour and a half drive from Jackson (the state capital) and under two hours from Memphis. The school district has been rated successful for the past three consecutive years and has a cadre of highly qualified teachers for its almost 3,000 students. In fact, the 2012 Mississippi Teacher of the Year was selected from the Greenwood Public School District.   

Applicant Criteria:

  • Doctorate degree (preferred) with Classroom Experience
  • Works well with the Board
  • Is Technology Savvy
  • Has Good Communications Skills
  • Proven Track Record in Raising Student Achievement
  • Understands the Concept of Teamwork and is Able to Build an Effective Team
  • Experienced in Engaging Parents, Community Members and the Business Community in Building a Strong Education System
  • Experienced in Budget Preparation and Management
  • Willing to be Creative in Helping Students Learn, Taking into Account the Impact of Culture and Learning Environments
  • Knowledgeable of the Delta, its Communities and its Students
  • Passionate about Providing Students a Well-Rounded Education, Including Extracurricular Activities such as Athletics, Arts, Band and Choir

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Location Greenwood, MS, United States
Categories CEO/Superintendent/President
Organization Type Other
Experience Years 5 yrs

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Dr. E. Harold Fisher
How to apply Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.
Primary Phone 601 924-2001
Primary Fax 601 924-2003
Job Code -