Melcher-Dallas Community School District
Position: District Superintendent
Deadline: Sunday, January 20, 2019
District Website: https://www.melcher-dallascsd.org/
Apply at: https://tinyurl.com/melcherdallassuptjob
Application Period Nov. 23-Jan. 20
Board Meeting to Review Applications Jan. 30 (Closed Session)
Screening Interviews Feb. 4 (Closed Session)
Formal Interviews with Finalists Feb. 18
District Mission Statement: To serve the educational needs of the community by providing a positive learning environment that challenges all participants to realize their full potential as members of a diverse society.
The Melcher-Dallas Community School District is an above average, public school district located in Melcher-Dallas, IA. It has 377 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. Enrollment has increased the last 4 years. The district’s facilities are in good shape with new fiber optic from the high school to the elementary.
According to state test scores, 82% of students are at least proficient in math and 77% in reading. The district has a graduation rate of over 85%. All students in grades 7-12 are issued Chromebooks to use for learning.
STEM has been a district focus and added Art making our initiative a STEAM project which is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. A grant was recently secured to help kick-off a STEAM initiative to convert a large art room into a STEAM room.
The district has a small ratio of students to teachers so the relationships between students and staff are personal and customized. The majority of the student population is also engaged in school activities.
Teacher: Student Ratio
For more information about the position itself or hiring timeline please visit the district website or contact search consultant Trent Grundmeyer at (515) 205-9987 or by email at email@example.com.