The West Seneca Central School District Board of Education announces a confidential search for its Superintendent of Schools. Located 10 miles southeast of downtown Buffalo, the West Seneca school community is a first-ring suburb or Buffalo, NY, and home to over 45,000 residents residing within the towns of West Seneca, Hamburg, Orchard Park, and Cheektowaga.
The Board is seeking an educational leader committed to open-minded, collaborative leadership and a proven record of soliciting input from stakeholders. Approximately 5,903 attend five elementary buildings, two middle schools and two high schools. The District provides a strong comprehensive academic program with a commitment to interscholastic athletics and instruction in the visual and performing arts.
The District’s four-year graduation rate consistently exceeds 90% with close to 45% of graduates regularly receiving a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation. Both District high schools offer eight advanced placement and twenty-one dual enrollment courses as well as nationally recognized Academy programs including Academies of Business and Finance, IT/Digital Media, Visual Arts, Life Science, and Engineering.
The District provides a robust special education program including a full local continuum of services for children and is committed to fostering the well-being and supporting the mental health needs of both students and staff. The District serves as a community hub and offers a rich and responsive community education program to meet the needs of a diverse population.
The District will offer a contract with a minimum three-year term commensurate with the preparation, qualifications, experience, and record of accomplishments of the successful candidate.
The Western New York Educational Service Council is acting as the search consultant for the District. Prospective applicants can view the search brochure at the Council's website: www.wnyesc.org. Applicants may also call Mr. Anthony Day, the search consultant, at 716-923-6514.