Superintendent Qualities/Skills/Attributes Inventory

The Newburyport School Committee invites you to provide input regarding the characteristics believed to be important in the next Superintendent of Schools. Below are listed some of the qualities, skills and attributes research indicates are necessary to be an effective Superintendent.  By checking the boxes next to your choices, please select the five (5) that you think are most important. You are also invited to comment on your five choices. All responses will be considered anonymous.  Your responses would be greatly appreciated by Thursday, December 14, 2017 at noon. 

Thank you for your participation in this questionnaire.

* 1. Of the qualities/skills/attributes listed in "a" - "n" below, choose the FIVE (5) you think are the most important for the new Superintendent's success in this school district.

I would like a leader who...

* 2. In the space provided below, you are invited to provide your reasons and/or additional commentary regarding the five qualities/skills/experiences you chose as the most important for the new Superintendent's success in this school district.

* 3. In the space below, please indicate the challenges and tasks you think are important for the new Superintendent to focus upon in the next three years.

* 4. In the space below, you are invited to provide additional comments or information that you think would be helpful to the School Committee as it seeks to find a new Superintendent of Schools.

* 5. Which ONE of the following best describes your role in the school system?

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