Superintendent, Grant Public Schools

Saturday, April 20, 2019
Grant Public Schools/MASB
Position Details: 

Grant Public Schools
The Grant Public Schools Board of Education is seeking highly qualified candidates to apply for the position of Superintendent of Schools. This is only the preliminary posting; a detailed profile of the ideal candidate will be added at a later date. We encourage interested applicants to refrain from applying until the profile is posted.

Grant is located in southern Newaygo County approximately thirty miles northwest of Grand Rapids and thirty miles east of Muskegon. The district offers outstanding recreational opportunities, being in close proximity to state and national forests and amazing lakes and rivers.

Grant Public Schools enrolls 1800 students and is the centerpiece of a close-knit community. Besides a strong tradition of academics, Grant features dynamic fine arts programs, athletics and other extracurricular activities. Opportunities for dual enrollment as well as the Newaygo County Career Center give Grant graduates an edge. Parent and community support are a hallmark of Grant. This is a district that values education and school employees. Grant Public Schools is a great place to learn and work.

Salary and Contract Information
The Board will offer a comprehensive, multi-year contract. Compensation will be commensurate with experience of the successful candidate and requirements of the position. A preliminary salary range has not yet been established.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates should complete and submit an online application by clicking here.

Completed online applications must be submitted no later than 4:00 pm on April 20, 2019. No “hard copy,” fax or emailed copies accepted. IF requested by the candidate, materials will be treated confidentially through the screening process. Candidate names will become public at the time an interview is scheduled.

All questions regarding the search should be directed to Mark Dobias, Consultant, Michigan Association of School Boards, at 269.532.0543,

Search Timeline           

Action Date
Application deadline April 20, 2019 at 4pm
Selection of candidates to interview May 6, 2019
First round interviews May 13 & 14, 2019
Second round interviews/First Opportunity for Board Selection of Superintendent May 20, 2019
Board visitation (if necessary) TBD
Second Opportunity for Board Selection of Superintendent May 22, 2019
Start date July 1, 2019
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