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The Somerville School Committee is hiring a new superintendent to lead Somerville Public Schools. The position starts in the 2023-2024 school year.

IMMEDIATE: Community members are encouraged to take part in a Listening Session. Your input will help the Screening Committee write the Candidate Profile. 


Orientation Meeting with Working Group: Process & Timeline Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Vacancy Notice Posted:

Friday, November 4, 2022,

updated November 29, 2022

Request for 6 Volunteer Member Screening Committee:
Application Form. (Application period closed Wednesday, November 16, 2022)
Friday, November 4, 2022
Selection of Screening Committee Members by School Committee Week of November 20, 2022
Public Listening Sessions (Individual SC Members Teachers/Staff, Administrators, Parents, Town Officials, and Community Members)  November 17, 21, 22 & 30 December 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15
On-line Survey Dates TBD
Orientation Meeting – Screening Committee
* Review Confidential Process
* Finalize Meeting and Interview Dates
* Discuss possible interview questions
Candidate Profile Received by School Committee Week of December 19, 2022
Vacancy Application Deadline Week of January 8, 2023
Screening Committee Confidential Application Review January 9 – 13, 2023
Initial Meeting of Screening Committee Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Initial Candidate Interviews by Screening Committee TBD
Screening Committee Identifies Candidates TBD
Reference Checking TBD
Finalist Interviews with School Committee TBD
School Committee Negotiations with Selected Finalist TBD