Superintendent Search Timeline

Superintendent Search Timeline
Posted on 12/01/2022
Search Timeline

To: Ware School Committee
From: Tracy Novick, MASC Field Director
Re: Superintendent search timeline
Date: Updated September 27, 2022

The following has been updated for your use and information.


Input sessions are scheduled for staff, students, and the public:
            Staff and student sessions: Tuesday, September 27; Monday October 3; Tuesday, October 11

Public sessions: Monday, October 3 at 5:30 pm in person; Tuesday, October 11 at 5:30 on Zoom

Survey out for public distribution as the dates are shared with the community

School Committee pulling together information for brochure

October 12

            School Committee meets to receive report on community feedback, approve position description

October 14

    Position posts

October 26

            School Committee finalizes positions on search committee

November 14

            Search committee is trained in responsibilities; signs confidentiality commitment

November 29

            Position closes; search committee receives confidential applications for individual review

December 5

            Search committee meets to consider applications; selects semi-finalists in confidential session

December 12, 13, 14 and 16 (if needed)

            Search committee conducts confidential interviews with semi-finalists

            Search committee deliberates and selects finalists for recommendation to School Committee

December 21

            Search committee reports to School Committee; finalists public

January 3 (week) and 9 (week)

            Finalists visit Ware Public Schools

            Members of committee visit finalists’ home districts

January 16 (week)

            Interviews with School Committee in public session

            Appointment to follow interviews