> Superintendent of Schools : CLOSED! Kansas City Kansas Public Schools - Deadline May 24, 2018
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CLOSED! Kansas City Kansas Public Schools - Deadline May 24, 2018
|Start Date:||To Be Determined||Enrollment:||22,130|
|Compensation:||The salary will be in the range of $225,000-$240,000 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: May 24, 2018
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The Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools (KCKPS) is a nationally recognized urban school district that serves approximately 22,000 students. With a Head Start program, preschools, 30 elementary schools, eight middle schools, five high schools and alternative schools the district serves a wonderfully diverse mixture of students.
A remarkable 73 different languages are spoken in the homes of our students. To serve those students, the district employs more than 3,800 dedicated staff, including more than 1,600 teachers. The vision of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools is to be one of the Top 10 School Districts in the Nation.
Our goal is that Each student will exit high school prepared for college and careers in a global society, and at every level, performance is on track and on time for success. To help our students achieve this goal, the district is implementing a district-wide initiative called Diploma+.
This innovative school district program begins in preschool, building a strong foundation in academic and social/emotional skills - like stepping stones to the future. Diploma+ continues into middle school with project-based, handson learning experiences, career exploration and college and industry visits. As students enter high schools, which are organized into college and career academies, they participate in real -world experiences tied to their career interests in subject matters.
Kansas City, Kansas is recognized as one of America's 100 best communities for young people. It is home to a diverse, close-knit community of people, where you will find the energy of a much larger city.