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OPEN! Lawrence Public Schools - Deadline November 28, 2017
|Start Date:||To Be Determined||Enrollment:||11,700|
|Compensation:||The salary will be in the range of $215,000 - $220,000 plus an excellent and comprehensive benefits package. The final salary for the successful candidate will be negotiated and determined based upon proven experience, qualifications and meeting Board criteria. |
Application Deadline: November 28, 2017
Interested in this position?
With a focus on its Excellence, Equity and Engagement goals, Lawrence Public Schools have earned a reputation for offering students an excellent educational experience. Keys to our success: high-quality staff, bright and talented students, actively involved parents, supportive business/community partners, and a resource-rich university community, where education is valued.
Lawrence USD 497 Facts:
Consolidated by the state of Kansas in 1965.
Conveniently located on I-70 between the state capital, Topeka, and Kansas City.
The seventh-largest school district in Kansas.
One of the city's largest employers with approx. 1,800 employees.
Serves approx. 12,000 students.
Supports a Parents as Teachers program (serving families of infants and toddlers to age three).
Provides a PreKindergarten program at Kennedy Elementary School.
Operates 14 elementary schools (Grades K-5), four middle schools (Grades 6-8) and two comprehensive high schools (Grades 9-12).
Offers career and technical educational opportunities to juniors and seniors attending both high schools at the Lawrence College & Career Center.
Operates the Lawrence Virtual School serving K-12 students throughout Kansas.
Offers Adult Education Services (adult basic education, ESL, diploma-completion, GED study and testing) at Centennial Adult Education Center.