Superintendent of Schools

Job | Posted 3 years ago


The Lapwai School District Board of Trustees announces its search for a .70 Superintendent of Schools.
Qualified candidates from throughout the Northwest and the nation are invited to apply.

A successful candidate for superintendent serves as the chief administrator of the district, the chief administrative officer representing the Board of Trustees, and provides leadership and direction to every member of the administrative, instructional, and support services staff in order to provide a quality education for all students.


Idaho administrative certificate endorsed for superintendent.

Previous successful Superintendent experience preferred. 

Excellent public relations skills.

Excellent organizational skills.

Demonstrated leadership ability working with students, staff, parents and the public.

Strong background in curriculum, supervision, human relations skills, team building, and technology. 

Demonstrated ability in business practices, budgeting, school law, and research-based educational programs.

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A formal letter of application.

A completed district application with related form.

A current résumé.

An updated placement file and/or at least five letters of recommendation.

A statement explaining how the candidate’s qualifications and experiences meet the challenges of Superintendent.

To request an application, call 208-843-2622, ext. 204; write to Lapwai School District #341, PO Box 247, Lapwai, ID

83540; email; or check our website at

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Idaho School Boards Association

PO Box 9797 , Boise, ID 83707

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Idaho School Boards Association

PO Box 9797 , Boise, ID 83707

Compare with State

Amount per Student

State Average: $7,469

% ELL Students

State Average: 5%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 18.67

% IEP Students

State Average: 10%


State Average: 163