Lakeshore Public Schools Superintendent Search
The Board of Education for Lakeshore Public Schools has embarked upon a formal superintendent search as our current superintendent, Phil Freeman, has announced his retirement effective as of June 30, 2021. The superintendent search is being facilitated by Michigan Leadership Institute under the direction of Dave Killips, Regional President.
SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH TIMELINE
as of JANUARY 25, 2021
January 25, 2021 Presentation to Board of Education
January 26, 2021 Initial Posting of Superintendent Vacancy to Various Sites
February 5, 2021 Input Due on Three Questions from Board of Education
February 8-12, 2021 Input Gathered via Website from Public
- What are the unique skills, qualifications and characteristics desired of the new superintendent?
- What are the challenges facing the Lakeshore Public Schools in the next three (3) to five (5) years?
- What are the Points of Pride for the Lakeshore Public Schools?
February 10, 2020 Focus Group Meetings for Input for Board to Develop Profile
-Staff Members, Administrators, Central Office Employees, Business Leaders, Service Groups, Local Government Officials, Ministerial Association, BRESA Superintendent, Advisory Boards, Band Boosters, Athletic Boosters, (as examples)
February 15, 2021 Electronic Brochure added to Posting/Profile
March 5, 2021 Posting Closes at 4:00 pm
March 10, 2021 Presentation of Candidates to Board – Time to be Determined
-Selection of 4 to 6 candidates to be interviewed
-Preparation for Interviews
-Finalize Questions for First Round
March 15, 16,17, 2021 First Round Interviews – Time to be Determined
-Selection of 2 to 3 finalists to be interviewed
March 22, 23, 2021 Final Interviews – Time to be Determined
-Visitation time and process to be determined
-Selection of Candidate
??????? Special Board Meeting to hire new Superintendent