Policy CI: Filling Administrative Vacancies

Whenever an administrative vacancy, other than the Superintendent orAssistant Superintendent, is to be filled, the School Committee willestablish a Screening Committee to be responsible for the followingtasks:

  • review all applications received for the position,
  • select and interview candidates it chooses to be considered for the position, and
  • recommend at least two candidates, or an alternate number as determined by the School Committee, to the Superintendent for interview and final selection.
  • For the filling of PPS Director, Principals, Elementary CurriculumDirector, and Instructional Directors, the Screening Committee willordinarily include representatives of the teaching staff, students(secondary level), parents, administration, and, at the option of theSchool Committee, one of its own members. The School Committee willdetermine the actual Screening and Selection Committee composition foreach such position to be filled. For the selection of otheradministrative positions, the Superintendent will establish anappropriate Screening and Selection Committee.

    Region Voted to Approve: 12/14/93
    Amherst Voted to Approve: 12/21/93
    Pelham Voted to Approve:
    Effective Date: 12/14/93