Superintendent Search

The Position
The Carson City School District Board of Trustees is seeking a highly qualified, outstanding educational leader to serve as superintendent.


The Board requires the superintendent to be a strong educational leader with professional experience including:
  • Holds a valid Nevada Administrative credential or eligible for licensure as an Administrator in Nevada.
  • Master's Degree or other advanced degree from accredited college or university.
  • Cumulative of at least 5 years of Superintendent, principal, district office, or comparable leadership experience preferred.
  • Public school teaching experience.
  • Has experience with labor and bargaining groups.
  • Demonstrates an ability in business practices.
  • Proven record improving student achievement.
  • Shows commitment to students' needs through support of curriculum planning and development.
  • For the selected candidate, the Board will offer a salary range of $170K-205K and competitive benefits package dependent upon experience. 
  • Communicates effectively with people in the District, the Board, teaching staff, administrative staff, classified personnel, parents, students and community members.
  • Shows commitment to excellence in student achievement and effective learning skills.
  • Has a proven record of school administration and fiscal responsibility.
  • Possesses personal and professional integrity, self-confidence and flexibility.
  • Has empathy and concern for others.
  • Has the ability to establish a collaborative climate of high expectations for the Board of Trustees, school staff, students, parents and community.
  • Has experience to improve educational opportunities for a diverse population of students.

Interested Candidates should submit applications no later than January 7, 2022

A completed application packet for superintendent should include:
  • Application form available at
  • A formal letter stating qualifications, educational philosophy, experience, and reasons for interest in the position.
  • A formal resume that includes a listing of achievements in all previous positions in education, educational vision and goals, personal leadership philosophy and reasons for your interest in the position with Carson City School District.
  • Transcripts from each college/university attended.
  • Evidence of highest degree (copy of diploma, license/certificate).
  • Three letters of recommendation within the last 2 years.
  • Verification that the candidate holds, or will be qualified to hold, a Nevada credential/license as a Superintendent.
Application packets are available at
Questions: Contact Dr. Debb Oliver, or 949.565.5004.

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