Updated: 12/20/2013 4:44 PM
Created: 12/20/2013 4:41 PM WDIO.com
Independent School District 318 has opened its search for a new superintendent.
The Minnesota School Boards Association Superintendent Search Service is conducting the search. The application deadline is Wednesday, February 19, 2014. Applicant screening and candidate interviews are scheduled to begin February 27 and March 3, respectively.
All board meetings related to the superintendent search, including the interviews, are open to the public to listen to the proceedings.
The new superintendent would begin work July 1, 2014.
The school board would like to gather input from community members to assist in the search for the new superintendent.
The School Board has set up a schedule for January 6, January 7, January 8 and January 9 for a Minnesota School Board Association (MSBA) representative to meet with each school's community at 6:30 p.m. Please see the schedule listed below.
If community members can't attend the session held in their school building, they are free to participate in any of the sessions. Community members are encouraged to take this opportunity to provide vital feedback to the School Board.
Direct questions to MSBA's Sandy Gundlach at 800-324-4459, ext. 128.
MSBA's schedule with community for superintendent search:
6:30 p.m. Monday, January 6 - Grand Rapids High School
6:30 p.m. Monday, January 6 - Edna I. Murphy Elementary School
6:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 7 - Robert J. Elkington Middle School
6:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 7 - Cohasset Elementary School
6:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 8 - Forest Lake Elementary School
6:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 8 - Southwest Elementary School
6:30 p.m. Thursday, January 9 - Bigfork School
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