The advisory Screening Committee will review applications, interview semi-finalists and recommend finalists to the School Committee.
The Screening Committee will be appointed by the Hudson School Committee and will be comprised of thirteen (13) individuals representing various groups within the community including 1 elementary parent, one secondary parent, 1 elementary teacher, 1 secondary teacher, 1 central office administrator, 1 curriculum director, 1 principal, 1 special education staff member, 1 SEPAC representative, 1 member of the community-at-large, 1 municipal official and 2 members of the School Committee.
Meeting dates are: Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 7:00pm meeting at 155 Apsley St. with our search consultant, Dorothy Presser, from MASC to receive its charge from the School Committee, receive candidate materials and begin to formulate questions. Wednesday, February 15 at 7:00pm meeting at 155 Apsley St. to finalize questions and select semi-finalists. Monday, February 27 - Thursday, March 2 meetings at 155 Apsley St. The semi-finalists interviews will take place, you must be available all evenings during this week. The selection of semi-finalists will occur after the last interview on March 2.
It is extremely important that members are able to commit to all the dates and be present for all the semi-finalist interviews.
Letters of Interest must be submitted to school committee by January 20, 2017. The selection of Screening Committee members will be announced on January 31st. Click Here for more information on how to apply.
Superintendent Search Timeline
|Monday 11/28/16||Planning meeting to discuss: Focus groups, Advertising, Timeline, Interview Process, Search Committee composition & recruitment|
|Monday 12/5/16 - Friday, 12/16/16||Focus Groups & On-line Survey|
|Tuesday 12/20/16||School Committee confirms Qualifications & Key Responsibilities for advertising, information for brochure|
|Friday 12/30/16||Deadline for materials for Ed Week ad|
Target date for brochure printing, mailing, and online advertising
|Wednesday 1/11/17||Date of Ed Week ad|
|Friday 1/20/17||Superintendent Screening Committee Member Letters of Interest due|
|Tuesday 1/31/17||School Committee to announce Screening Committee members|
|Wednesday 2/8/17||Superintendent Screening Committee orientation|
|Friday 2/10/17||Superintendent Candidate Application Deadline|
|Wednesday 2/15/17||Screening Committee meets to select semi-finalists|
|Screening Committee Semi-finalists interviews|
|Tuesday 3/7/17||Finalists announced|
|Week of 3/13/17||School Committee site visits to Candidates’ districts|
|Monday 3/20/17, Wednesday 3/22/17, Wednesday 3/29/17,|
|Finalists site visits & interviews in Hudson|
|Thursday 3/30/17||Vote to appoint|
|Saturday 7/1/17||Start date|