Process

The School Leadership Search Process

 Superintendent Search Process Selection
Selection of School Leadership, LLC
 Superintendent Search Process Planning
Planning Meeting with Board of Education to Begin Specification Development and Establish all Dates and Sequences For The Search
 Superintendent Search Process Specification Development
Specification Development Process Seeking Input From Stakeholders Identified by the Board of Education (focus groups, open meetings, survey (survey deadline January 17, 2020)
Community Focus Groups will take place on January 13, 2020 at 7PM in the Lakeland High School Library and January 14, 2020 at 4:45PM in the Walter Panas High School Library
 Superintendent Search Process Board of Education Approval
Board of Education Approves Specifications and their Use in Advertising and Screening for the Vacancy - January 23, 2020
 Superintendent Search Process Advertising
Consultants Assist Board in Creation and Placement of Advertisements and Mailing of a Recruitment Letter - Feburary 2020
 cirlcesmall Recruiting
National and Regional Networking and Recruitment Activities by Consultants - early March 2020
 cirlcesmall Screening
Consultants Screen and Vet all Online Applications Against Approved Specifications and Conduct Preliminary Personal Interviews- early March 2020
 cirlcesmall Presention of Candidates
Consultants Meet With Board and Present all Expressions of Interest in the Position Together with their Recommendations as to Those Recommended for Semi-Finalist Status and Interviews by the Board - mid/late March 2020
 cirlcesmall Selection of Semi-Finalists
Board Determines Semi-Finalists - April 2020
 cirlcesmall Interview Protocols
Consultants Assist Board in Establishing its Interview Protocols and Processes - April 2020
 cirlcesmall Selection of Finalists
Board Interviews Semi-Finalists and Selects Finalists for Further Screening - Board Establishes Finalist Screening Process (e.g. site visit, committees) - April 2020
 cirlcesmall Vetting of Final Candidates
Board Members Vet Finalists and Board Counsel Begins Preliminary Contract Discussions with each Finalist - April 2020 
 cirlcesmall Final Selection
Board Members Conduct Finalist Interviews and Make an Employment Offer - late April -
May 2020