Superintendent Search

New Superintendent Avossa to Begin With School District June 12

The Palm Beach County School Districts newly-hired superintendent, Dr. Robert Avossa, will begin his tenure at the district on Friday, June 12. On Wednesday, April 29, the School Board held a Special Meeting where they unanimously voted to amend Dr. Avossa’s five-year contract with the earlier start date. At this same Special Meeting the Board also…

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Full List of Superintendent Candidates, Resumes Released

There are 72 applicants to be the next superintendent for the School District of Palm Beach County, after a national search conducted by Ray and Associates. “We are pleased Palm Beach County attracted such a large pool of qualified candidates with diverse backgrounds,” said Gary Ray, chief executive officer of Ray and Associates. The full…

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Attend a Superintendent Search Public Forum, Take the Online Survey

There are now several ways that parents, students, community members and other stakeholders can provide input on the ideal candidate for the next School District of Palm Beach County superintendent. Nine public forums have been scheduled to give the public an opportunity to share what qualities and characteristics the next superintendent of schools should embody.…

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Board Begins Negotiations with Search Firm, Votes to Include Advisory Committee in Superintendent Search

The School District of Palm Beach County Board held its fourth Special Meeting to discuss the search for a new superintendent Wednesday. After hearing from three potential search firms interested in assisting in the recruitment of a new superintendent, the Board has decided to begin negotiations with the firm Ray and Associates. The School Board…

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Superintendent Search Timeline Announced, Website Launched to Get Input

Engaging our community in the selection of a new superintendent is a priority of the school board, and this week several tools were launched to allow our parents, students, teachers, employees and stakeholders keep up to date with the entire process and provide their feedback directly to the School Board. The website, www.palmbeachschools.org/superintendent-search, is a…

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