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Superintendent – Kenton City Schools


**Candidate Qualifications

>A comprehensive understanding of Ohio school law, finance and regulations, and financial reporting.

>Self-starting skills with a positive team attitude.

>Keen business management skills in the areas of long-range planning, fiscal forecasting, personnel management,       collective bargaining, and insurance management.

>The ability to work as an articulate, straightforward communicator with strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work with school board members, administrators, staff, students, parents, the community, and elected officials.

Visionary and strong multi-tasking skills,    with the ability to organize and synthesize information efficiently, which produces short and long-range plans for continuous improvement.

> Personal integrity, as well as a record of being loyal, positive, enthusiastic, and organized with a strong work ethic.

> Be a relationship builder who understands the communities’ culture, history, tradition, and basic values in our close-knit community.

> Have success in improving academic achievement with a demonstrated ability to define and implement continuous improvement strategies.


Experience Required:

> Must hold an Ohio Superintendent license.

Possess a strong administrative background in public schools.

> Experience as a school administrator with prior superintendent, assistant superintendent, or other central office experience preferred.

> Commitment to the highest personal and professional standards.


Wage or Salary: The Board of Education will provide a competitive compensation package. A multi-year contract with provisions for annual review and evaluation will be offered. The actual salary and fringe benefits will be commensurate with the selected candidate’s education and experience.

Approximate Work Hours or Days: 260 Day Contract


How to Apply:

>>Candidates are asked to submit:


1) A letter emphasizing qualifications and why you are interested in the position.

2) A completed application form.  A

copy of the application form can be obtained from the District’s website (@ under “employment opportunities”:

3) A current resume

4) A current copy of your Ohio Superintendent Certificate/License

5) Copies of your credentials and transcripts

6) At least three (3) letters of reference


>>Completed application and materials should be mailed or emailed to:

Midwest Regional ESC

Attn: Scott Howell

129 East Court Street

Sidney, Ohio 45365

or fax: (937)498-4850



>>Information regarding the Superintendent position for Kenton City Schools can be obtained by contacting Scott Howell, Superintendent at the Midwest Regional ESC (937)498-1354 x 5500 or by email at


Note: Applicants should not make personal contact with Board of Education members.


Posting End Date: 2021-05-07

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