Superintendent Search

RCPS Superintendent Search Timeline*

 Action   Timeframe 
Rockdale County Board of Education (“RCBOE”) initiates national superintendent search through the Georgia School Boards Association (“GSBA”)   November 2017
RCBOE develop superintendent qualifications and duties November 2017
RCBOE releases community stakeholders survey seeking community input on superintendent qualifications December 2017
RCBOE releases job announcement, qualifications, and duties for superintendent  December 2017
Application window closes for superintendent vacancy February 2018
GSBA screens applications and conducts background checks of all superintendent applicants February 2018
GSBA delivers completed application packets for review and consideration February 2018
RCBOE reviews applications and selects candidates for interviews February 2018 
RCBOE conducts interviews To be determined
If necessary, RCBOE conducts second round of interviews To be determined
RCBOE announces superintendent finalist** To be determined
RCBOE appoints superintendent of RCPS To be determined


* The Rockdale County Board of Education reserves the right to amend and extend this timeline as necessary to ensure the orderly hiring of a qualified superintendent.

** RCBOE will release the name and qualifications of the superintendent finalist(s) at least 14 calendar days prior to RCBOE voting to appoint the superintendent. The qualifications of the finalist(s) shall be subject to inspection and copying by the community. RCBOE can vote on the appointment of the superintendent any time after the 14 day inspection period.

Announcing the Vacancy of Superintendent of Schools Rockdale County Public Schools (PDF) (Page)

Update on Rockdale County Public Schools Superintendent Search (PDF)  (RTF)

Information on Superintendent Finalist (PDF)