The RSU 87 School Board is seeking input from our community in the search for a new superintendent to replace Superintendent Backus, who is retiring this year.  Your response to this survey will help us to develop a profile for a successful candidate.  Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey by Sunday, March 24th.

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* 1. Please tell us who you are. Check all that apply.

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* 2. Which of the following personal qualities/qualifications would you like to see in the next superintendent? Please choose the five you consider most important.

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* 3. In overseeing the three PreK-8 schools that make up the RSU 87 school district, the superintendent faces the challenge of creating a cohesive school district while meeting the needs of the three individual schools.

Please RATE the following RSU 87 priorities on their importance.

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Preserve autonomy of individual schools
Encourage collaboration among the RSU 87 schools
Standardize curriculum across the schools
Reduce costs by consolidating services and programs
Supervise District-wide Teacher Evaluation Plan
Implement Proficiency-based Learning

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* 4. What do you consider to be the most significant strengths of RSU 87?

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* 5. What do you consider to be the most important issues or challenges facing RSU 87?

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* 6. Please share any other information you would like us to keep in mind when hiring the next superintendent.

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