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Superintendent – Lakota Local Schools

Lakota Local Schools
Liberty Township, Ohio
Lakota Local Schools, located between Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio, serves 17,600 students across preK-12, with a commitment to personalized education for all. Boasting 23 schools and 2,000 dedicated staff, Lakota aims to equip every graduate for success in one of the 4 Es: Enrollment, Enlistment, Employment or Entrepreneurship. From tailored learning experiences to a diverse array of programs, every student is empowered to explore passions and achieve academic excellence.

A 1:1 technology district, Lakota is a leader in innovative courses like cybersecurity and entrepreneurship, alongside partnerships with Butler Tech and universities for career and college pathways. For its younger students, the district ensures exposure to subjects beyond core curriculum through a rotation of six specials for K-6 students.

With a comprehensive school setup, including six early childhood, eight elementary, four junior, two freshmen, two traditional and one flexible high school, Lakota is dedicated to enhancing learning environments through a forthcoming master facilities plan that will create learning spaces to educate our students now and into the future in a fiscally responsible way.


Our Mission:

Everything we do is
designed to provide
a future-ready,
learning experience
for every single child.


THE SEARCH: The Board is seeking applicants for the position of Superintendent. The Board seeks an outstanding, experienced administrator who will continue the present established vision and mission of the district.The salary and benefits will be competitive with similar positions in the area.

A champion for public education
Proven visionary who is able to see strategic, innovative goals and how to achieve them
Proven instructional leader who has deep knowledge and understanding of curriculum, instruction, and how students learn
Administrative and teaching experience at building and central office levels
Focused on a culture of excellence
Able to collaborate with all constituents including civic, business, and community leaders
Focuses on the whole child
Strong interpersonal and people skills who
can motivate and inspire
Working knowledge of fiscal responsibility
Legislative advocacy at all levels






Qualified candidates are asked to go to the Finding Leaders website for additional application information

Application Due Date: March 26, 2024
Finding Leaders Interviews Begin: March/Early April,
First Round Board Interviews Begin: April 17-18, 2024
Second Round Interviews and Decision: May 7-8, 2024
Employment Begins: August 1, 2024 or earlier
Lakota Local Schools is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, military status or disability.
Finding Leaders
8471 Waterside Drive,
Sagamore Hills, OH 44067
Phone: 216-225-2787
Dale McVey 614-216-4216
Kim Miller 513-310-9726


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