Superintendent - Missouri Association of Rural Education
Position: Superintendent
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Superintendent of Schools - Wellsville Middletown R-I School District
Job Location: Wellsville Middletown R-I
Beginning: Jul 01, 2020
Deadline: Nov 01, 2019**
District: Missouri Association of Rural Education
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Telephone: 660-747-8050
Job Description:
The Missouri Association of Rural Education has been retained by the Wellsville Middletown R-I Board of Education to conduct a search for their next Superintendent of Schools.  Wellsville Middletown R-I School District is located in Montgomery County in Northeast Missouri.
School District Information:
  • Elementary Schools - 1
    • Certified Staff – 20
    • Student Enrollment – 191
    • High School - 1
    • Certified Staff – 18
    • Student Enrollment - 174
  • Annual Operating Budget – $4,340,403.00
  • Total Tax Levy - $4.4928 ($ .4800 Debt Service included)
  • Assessed Valuation - $30,679,401.00
  • Reserve Balances – 39.11%
  • Administrators – 3
  • Support Staff – 22
  • MSIP:  Accredited
  • 2017-2018 MSIP 5 APR Score – 100%
  • District Operated Transportation
  • District Contracted Food Service (Opaa!)
  • Other Programs:
    • A+ Program                            
    • Parents as Teachers Program
    • Pre-K Program
    • Dual Credit with CMU & MACC
    • Davis H. Hart Career Center
    • FBLA, FFA & FCA
    • Strong academic tradition as well as athletics
Application Time Line:
  • Applications must be received by – Friday, November 1, 2019
  • Screening to begin – Week of November 4-8, 2019
  • Interviews Tentative Date – Week of November 11-15, 2019
  • Anticipated Hire Date – Week of November 18-22, 2019
  • Contract Begins – July 1, 2020
Salary/Benefits Information:
  • Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Range -  $85,000-$95,000.
  • Successful school administrative experience preferred.
  • Missouri Superintendent’s Certificate  required.
  • Board paid insurance benefits including health and life. 
  • Two- year contract will be offered.
  • Living in the district is required.
Application Guidelines:
  • Completed application form and current resume with three letters of reference
  • Cover letter directed to the Wellsville Middletown R-I Board of Education – Include reasons for interest in the position and a description of significant accomplishments over the past 5 years
  • Evidence of Missouri Superintendent Certificate
  • Current Transcript(s)
  • Current placement papers or credentials
  • Any other supporting documents that would enhance the application file
  • Selected finalist will provide a copy of their most recent background check in conjunction with contract signing.
Application Procedure:
  • Download application for Wellsville Middletown R-I on MARE website (
  • Forward application (Please do not email materials.) and support materials to:
    • Wellsville Middletown R-I Superintendent Search
    • Attn:  Dr. Paul Ricker, Search Consultant
    • 1889 Bittersweet Road
    • Lake Ozark, Missouri  65049
  • Other Contact Information:
Wellsville Middletown R-I School District is an equal opportunity employer.  Refer to announcement for contact information.  Applicants are asked to NOT make direct contact with the board of education members. Initial applications will be kept confidential, however, all applications, letters of reference, resumes, transcripts, credentials, etc. for the purpose of this application process will, upon receipt, become the sole property of the Wellsville Middletown R-I Board of Education, and shall remain their property indefinitely.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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