Rocksprings ISD - Superintendent of Schools

Job Details

Region: 15
School District/Employer: Rocksprings ISD
District Category/Employer: Superintendent,
Position: Superintendent,
Assignment Level: Level
  • Elementary
  • High School
  • Middle School
Job Title: Superintendent of Schools
School: Rocksprings ISD
Campus Description: The Rocksprings Independent School District ( is in Class 2-A in football/1-A in all other UIL activities. The Rocksprings Independent School District is located in Edwards County, Texas. The Rocksprings Independent School District has strong academic programs and prides itself in the first-rate quality of its schools and staff. The district is a vital part of a dynamic and agricultural community. Parental support, dedicated staff members and top-quality instruction contribute to an excellent learning environment in the schools. Rocksprings ISD serves about 1,625.7 square miles and is located in the mainly in Edwards.

The District has a combined (Pre-K-12) enrollment of about 215 students and a staff of approximately 50 full-time and part-time employees. The District enjoys a below state average student to teacher ratio. The District consists of two campuses instructionally. The Rocksprings Elementary School consists of grades Pre-K 6th grades, the Rocksprings Junior/High School is made up of grades 7-12. The campuses are upbeat and energetic with innovative programs. All campuses offer a safe learning environment with an emphasis on discipline. The Rocksprings ISD is proud of its excellent students, teachers, supportive parents and community.

The Rocksprings ISD focuses on instruction and attention to individual student needs. Teachers and students set academic goals and strive for success every day. In high school, the district offers many curricular choices including dual-credit on-line through Angelo State University and Southwest Texas Junior College.
Technology is important in the Rocksprings ISD, offering full-time tech support and 4 computer labs district wide. There is an emphasis on intensive computer instruction for kindergarten through grade 12. It also has an excellent library, the Gilmer Memorial Library which is a joint venture between the city, county, and school district.
The District participates in UIL District 2-A in football and 1-A in all other UIL activities and offers a full range of extracurricular activities, including academic UIL competition, athletics, band and one-act play competition. Extracurricular activities are encouraged to round out the learning experience.
The Rocksprings ISD, through its Board of Trustees, Administration, Parents, Students, Faculty and Staff, is dedicated to the education of every child in the community.
Date Posted: 9/18/2023
Deadline: 2023-10-23
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: The Board seeks and welcomes applications from all qualified persons. The application deadline is Monday, October 23, 2023 at 5:00 pm. The proposed start date for the new Superintendent is no later than January 2, 2024, but is negotiable and could be sooner.
Qualifications: Texas superintendent certified
o 3-5 years as an administrator
o Experience working in Texas schools
o Central Office and/or Principal experience preferred
o Must be willing to live in the district
Salary Range: Compensation Package:
The salary range will be $120,000 $140,000 with final amount to be competitive and negotiable. The Rocksprings ISD Board Policy requires the Superintendent to live in the District and provides reasonable Superintendent housing.
Benefits: Negotiable
How To Apply: Application Package must include:
Letter of Interest
Current Resume
1. Include Educational Experience
2. Include Description of Major Accomplishments in Career
3. Include Educational Philosophy
List of 5 References and Contact Information
College/University Transcripts
Copies of Teaching Certifications
Criminal Background Check
Application packets must be completed in Education Service Center Region 15s Superintendent Portal by copying and pasting the link into your browser search bar.

All applications will be treated confidentially and only the Lone Finalist will be revealed.

Applicants are not to contact any members of the Board of Trustees.

The final selection and appointment is the sole responsibility of the Board of Trustees.

All personnel of Rocksprings Independent School District shall be employed without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, or national origin.

Contact Person:

Name: Paula Gipson
Address: 612 S. Irene
City: San Angelo
State: TX
Zip: 76903
Phone: (325) 658-6571
Fax: (325) 655-4823