Kent City Community Schools
Bylaws & Policies


The Superintendent of Schools shall strive to achieve District goals by providing educational direction and supervision to the professional staff and supervision to the support staff and by acting as a proper model for staff and students both in and outside the District.

Duties and Responsibilities

In order to achieve the function of his/her position, the Superintendent shall:

 A.ensure that all aspects of District operation comply with State laws and regulations as well as Board contracts and policies;

 B.establish and maintain a written educational plan required by law and consistent with the educational goals adopted by the Board;

 C.ensure proper implementation of the current District-wide instructional plan as it applies to each building;

 D.strive to increase the efficient use of District resources in the daily operations of the schools;

 E.assign staff to achieve the maximum benefit toward the attainment of educational goals;

 F.evaluate the progress of the professional and support staff toward the attainment of educational goals;

 G.analyze the results of instructional program development as it applies to the Board's educational goals;

 H.recommend changes in instructional or staffing patterns based on an analysis of staff and program progress; with principals to assure that decisions made at the building level are created by means of a site-based, decision-making process that includes participation of the school's administration and staff, parents, students, and others in the community; cooperatively with parents and community groups concerned with programs in the schools;

 K.develop personal capabilities in personnel strategies and facility management; cooperatively with the Board and administrative staff;

 M.strive toward the highest standards of personal conduct.

Work Relationships

The Superintendent shall be directly responsible to the Board of Education for the performance of assigned duties and responsibilities.

Revised 2/8/99