> Superintendent of Schools : COMING SOON! Lawrence Public Schools - Deadline November 28, 2017
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COMING SOON! Lawrence Public Schools - Deadline November 28, 2017
|Start Date:||To Be Determined||Enrollment:||11,700|
|Compensation:||The salary will be competitive plus include an excellent 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: TBD
Interested in this position?
|Application materials are currently in the process of being developed.|
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.