Superintendent, Ravenna Public Schools

Friday, March 22, 2019
Ravenna Public Schools/MASB
Position Details: 
The Ravenna Public Schools Board of Education is seeking candidates to apply for the position of Superintendent of Schools.
Ravenna encompasses approximately 100 square miles and is located 20 miles west of Muskegon and 30 miles northwest of Grand Rapids. This rural district is a quick drive away from the Lake Michigan shoreline and other popular recreational opportunities are nearby.
1,050 students attend Ravenna where a highly dedicated staff prides itself on knowing each student and family on a personal level. The district offers a challenging curriculum including opportunities for Early College and Career and Technical Education. Recent initiatives include a focus on small class size, a Family Resource Center, an emphasis on early childhood education and modern facilities. Ravenna has a rich tradition in extra-curricular excellence as well.
Ravenna offers an outstanding opportunity for a forward-thinking leader who desires to be a visible member of the school community and who is driven to collaborate in taking the district to new heights.
The Board of Education offers a salary range of $105,000-$115,000, an attractive benefit package and a multi-year contract.
Application Procedure

Interested candidates should complete and submit an online application by clicking the here.

Completed online applications must be submitted no later than 4:00 pm on March 22, 2019. No “hard copy,” fax or emailed copies accepted. IF requested by the candidate, materials will be treated confidentially through the screening process. Candidate names will become public at the time an interview is scheduled.

All questions regarding the search should be directed to, Mark R. Dobias, Consultant, Michigan Association of School Boards, 269.532.0543, Prospective candidates are respectfully asked to refrain from directly contacting any member of the Ravenna Community Schools Board of Education in this regard.

Search Timeline          

Action Date
Application deadline March 22, 2019
Selection of candidates to interview April 9, 2019
First round interviews April 16-17, 2019
Second round interviews/First Opportunity for Board Selection of Superintendent April 30, 2019
Board visitation (if necessary) TBD
Second Opportunity for Board Selection of Superintendent TBD
Start date July 1, 2019
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