Wilson Superintendent of Schools Search

The Wilson Central School District Board of Education is beginning the selection process for a new Superintendent to lead the district.  The community will be invited to participate in the final stages of the process, but the Board would also like input at the start.  Please take a few minutes to respond to this survey.  The results will be used to inform the Board of the candidate profile that is desired by the public and best suited to this important job.

* 1. Check the statement which best describes your role.

* 2. Superintendent candidates will possess a wide range of experiences.  Rate how important each of the following is to you in selecting the next Wilson Central School District Superintendent.

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as a teacher
as a superintendent in a previous district
in a district similar in demographics to Wilson
with school construction projects
as a central office administrator such as assistant superintendent
with NYS Education Law
as a school principal
with NYS curriculum
with labor negotiations
with school finance

* 3. Rate how important each of the following skills and dispositions is to you in selecting the next Wilson Superintendent.

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Has earned a doctorate degree
Has published writings on educational topics
Is professionally active at the local, state and national levels
Is an outstanding public speaker
Can explain educational issues in plain language
Is active in his or her community
Has demonstrated leadership skills on the job

* 4. Rate how important each of the following personal qualities is to you in selecting the next Wilson Superintendent.

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Can inspire and motivate faculty, staff and students
Makes people feel at ease
Has a sense of humor
Exhibits a great deal of integrity
Is visible and accessible
Is willing to reside in our district
Will make a long-term commitment to our district (at least 5 years)
Has experience with capital construction projects

* 5. Please add any other thoughts you would like to share with the Board of Education as they conduct the search for the next Wilson Superintendent of Schools.

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