Superintendent Search

Royal Oak Schools Board of Education is working with the Michigan Association of School Boards Executive Search Services.   Tom White is the Senior Executive Search Consultant working with our board.   Persons interested in learning more about this position may contact Mr. White at phone 517-515-1604.

Superintendent Job posting.  

Check this page for updates regarding community and staff input opportunities.

March 24, 2017 Update: Three Candidates to Return for Second Interviews
March 16, 2017 Update: Superintendent Interviews Scheduled

An online survey to gather input is now available at:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RoyalOak2017 .  This survey allows stakeholders to share their ideas and feedback on the characteristics they would like to see in the new superintendent.   The deadline for providing feedback using the survey is Friday, February 17, 2017, at noon.

The anticipated timeline for the superintendent search process is as follows:

Monday, February 6, 2017

9:00 a.m.    Ad Council - Board Room, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen
10:15 a.m.  Maint/Transportation - 1601 N. Campbell  
11:30 a.m.  Central Office Exec. Directors
12:30 p.m.  Support Staff (ROESA) A - Board Room, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen

Thursday, February 16, 2017

11:00-12:45 p.m.  Students - ROHS Learning Commons
3:45 p.m.   Teaching Staff - ROHS Learning Commons
4:45 p.m.   Support Staff (ROESA) B - ROHS Learning Commons
6:30 p.m.   Community Input Session - Board Room, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen

Thursday, February 23, 2017  

6:00 p.m.  Special Board Mtg, Finalize Criteria - Board Rm/Conf. A, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen

Friday, March 3, 2017

12:00 p.m.  All application materials due; position closes

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

6:00 p.m.  Special Board Mtg, Review Applications - Conf. A, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen

Tuesday/Wednesday, March 21 & 22, 2017

6:00 p.m.  Special Board Mtg, 1st Round Interviews - Board Rm/Conf. A, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 

Site Visit
6:00 p.m.   Special Board Mtg, Final Interviews - Board Rm/Conf. A, District Admin Bldg. 800 DeVillen

Superintendent Retirement Annoucement 1-16-2017