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Superintendent – Dayton Public Schools/Alma Advisory Group

The seven-member Board of Education of the Dayton Public Schools is seeking the district’s next permanent Superintendent. In completing this search, the Board is seeking a leader with the ability to develop a unified vision for education in the district, setting the foundation for the next 5, 10, even 20 years of the district’s future. We are seeking a leader who has demonstrated success for students, and is able to provide schools with the guidance, tools and autonomy to enable the success of each of our students. At this time, the Board has deliberately organized the district’s leadership to allow the Superintendent to maximize their focus on the academic success of students. The Business Manager role, which is accountable for operations, will report directly to the Board, along with the Treasurer role responsible for Finance (the treasurer role normally reports to the Board in the state of Ohio.)

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Experience Required
– A clear track record of improving academic outcomes for students with a keen focus on data-driven decision making and equity, access and inclusion for all students.
– Successful experience working in diverse economic, multicultural, and multilingual communities and environments. Proven cultural-competence skills with a history of inclusive and relevant equity practices.
– A Doctorate in education from an accredited college/university preferred.
– A minimum of three (3) years experience in public school administration and supervision preferred.
– At least three years of teaching/classroom experience preferred.
– Able to meet the requirements for Superintendent’s license in the state of Ohio.
– Knowledgeable about Dayton and/or committed to becoming an engaged and longstanding member of the community.
– Deep understanding of the complexity of education systems and evidence of leading large scale change in urban public school contexts.
– Exceptional written, oral, and visual communications skills and a desire to develop and maintain deep relationships with a variety of diverse constituents.
– Must reside within 20 miles of/or inside the district boundaries within one (1) year of assuming the Superintendency.

Wage or Salary
Salary for this integral leadership position is competitive, and commensurate with prior experience.


Approximate Work Hours or Days
Full time


How to Apply
Alma Advisory Group is honored to support Dayton Public Schools on this search. Interested candidates may apply online at:


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