Latexo ISD - Superintendent

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Region: 6
School District/Employer: Latexo ISD
District Category/Employer: Superintendent
Position: Superintendent
Assignment Level:
Job Title: Superintendent
School: Latexo ISD
Campus Description: Latexo ISD is a 2A School located in East Texas near Crockett.
Date Posted: 1/20/2019
Deadline: 02/19/2019
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: The Latexo ISD Board of Trustees is seeking an outstanding educational leader to serve as Superintendent of Schools.

Latexo ISD is a 2A school located in East Texas on Highway 287, 6 miles north of Crockett. The District currently has an enrollment of approximately 450 students and consists of two campuses with Pre-K thru 6th grades on the Elementary Campus and 7th – 12th grades on the High School Campus. Latexo ISD is a district of high expectations that offers students a chance to excel in UIL Academics, One-Act Play, Ag-Mechanics, FFA, Beta Club, Baseball, Softball, Cross Country, Track and Field, Golf, Basketball, and Volleyball. The School is large enough to offer a wide range of opportunities while being small enough to provide individual attention to each student. Latexo students have competed at the State level in various athletic contests and Academic events, and have won the U.I.L. State Mathematics contest for the last seven straight years.
Qualifications: The successful candidate must possess the following qualifications:

• Superintendent experience preferred
• Hold a valid Texas Superintendent Certification
• A history of having been involved in the community as well as school activities
• Preferably have principal experience
• Have a working knowledge of school budgets and finance
• Ability to communicate well with community and staff
Salary Range: Competitive
Benefits: Contract Length: 3 years
Professional dues: Paid
Criminal History/Background: Required
Moving Expenses: Negotiable
How To Apply: All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this position. Applicants may submit either a hard copy or digital copy which include the following:

• Cover letter describing why you are interested in the Latexo Superintendent position
• Current Resume showing educational experience and qualifications
• A minimum of Four (4) references with current email and daytime phone numbers
• Copy of Superintendent Certification

Applications will be confidential prior to the selection of the lone finalist. The final selection and appointment are the sole responsibility of the Board of Trustees. All personnel of Latexo ISD are employed without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, disability, age or national origin.

Applications should be submitted to:

Gary Gazaway, Interim Superintendent
PO Box 975
Latexo, TX 75849

Tentative Timeline

January 18, 2019 Post Vacancy
February 19, 2019 Application deadline 12:00 ( Noon )
February 19, 2019 Board Reviews applications
February 22, 2019 Board Reviews applications
March 04, 2019 Interviews
March 07, 2019 Name lone finalist (Regular Board meeting)
March 28, 2019 Hire Superintendent

Please do not contact board members individually.

Contact Person:

Name: Gary Gazaway
Address: P.O. Box 975
City: Latexo
State: TX
Zip: 75849-0975
Phone: (936) 334-7826
Fax: (936) 544-5332

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