Evanston/Skokie School District 65 (D65) is seeking an innovative and progressive educational leader to serve as superintendent for its school district. D65 serves approximately 8,000 students in 10 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, 2 magnet schools, 1 birth-age 5 early childhood center, and 2 therapeutic day schools (one serving students ages 3-21 who have severe cognitive disabilities). Our diverse student population includes 14% who are English learners (representing approximately 95 countries and 67 languages), 14% who have disabilities, 38% who qualify for free/reduced lunch (including 2% who are homeless), and 57% who identify as students of color. We employ over 1,400 dedicated educators, administrators, and support staff members. We are committed to improving educational outcomes for all children by eliminating racial predictability and inequalities in achievement.
The Board expects to offer an initial multi-year contract with a competitive and benefits package. The position begins July 1, 2020. Application procedures and job requirements can be found on the BWP & Associates website at www.bwpassociagtes.com. The application deadline is October 6, 2019.
Application/Selection Procedure/Salary/Licensure: Individuals who wish to be considered for this position will complete an online BWP Applicant Data Form at www.bwpassociates.com.
An application file must include a letter indicating reasons for interest in the position, a current resume, and three letters of reference. Candidates must send these materials electronically with the online Applicant Data Form. Official transcripts will be required from candidates who are invited to interview.
Salary for the successful candidate will be nationally competitive. Final salary and benefits for the successful candidate will be negotiated and determined based upon experience, qualifications, and Board criteria.
Application Deadline: October 6, 2019 - Letters of application and other required materials must be received by BWP & Associates no later than October 6. The new Superintendent will officially assume this position on July 1, 2020.
BWP search team: Dr. Debra Hill (847.204.0462) Dr. Mark Friedman (847.975.8393) Dr. Anne Noland (630.624.3336)
Evanston/Skokie School District 65 does not discriminate based on sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, familial status, or military status with regard to admission, access, treatment or employment.
Additional Salary Information: The Board expects to offer an initial multi-year contract with a competitive and benefits package.
Internal Number: Evanston D65
About BWP & Associates, Ltd.
BWP & Associates was formed when three successful search firms (Harold Webb & Associates, PNR Associates, and The Bickert Group, Ltd.) merged to offer clients a large national network of experienced consultants. They have conducted over 800 successful executive searches.