Month: May 2015

City of Decatur Schools Superintendent Search- Community Input Needed

 City Schools of Decatur Superintendent Search
Parents, Staff, Students and Community Members Invited
to Participate in Online Survey and Community Forums
The Board of Education is very interested in your input as they seek to hire a new superintendent. City Schools of Decatur staff, students, parents and community members are invited to participate in this process by attending community forums and by completing a survey. This survey is designed to gather your perception on the importance of various characteristics commonly found in effective superintendents.  The information will be used by the Board to determine the “Desired Characteristics” of our next superintendent.
The Superintendent Search Survey
Please share your thoughts by responding to survey linked below.  The survey will be open until June 3, 2015.
To access the survey:
As you respond, please remember that all characteristics listed are desirable, but we are interested in knowing your perceptions about which characteristics are “most important” for City Schools of Decatur.
Superintendent Search Community Forums 
The consultant firm, Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, will facilitate four community forums to seek input on the most desirable characteristics and skills that our new superintendent should possess.
The community forums will be held in the Board of Education Room at the Central Office at the Beacon Municipal Center located at 125 Electric Avenue on the following days:
* Monday, June 1, 2015 at 6:30 PM
* Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 6:30 PM
* Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 6:30 PM
* Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 6:30 PM
The CSD Board members, along with Hazard, Young, Attea & Associates, appreciate your willingness to participate in this very important process and look forward to learning your perspective.