Superintendent - Missouri Association of Rural Education
Position: Superintendent
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Superintendent of Schools - Sturgeon R-V
Job Location: Sturgeon R-V School District
Beginning: Jul 01, 2021
Deadline: Mar 08, 2021**
District: Missouri Association of Rural Education
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Telephone: 660-747-8050
Job Description:
Missouri Association of Rural Education has been retained by the Sturgeon R-V Board of Education to conduct a search for their next Superintendent of Schools.  Sturgeon R-V School District is located in Boone County in North Central Missouri.
School District Information:
  • Elementary PK-4
    • Certified Staff – 15
    • Student Enrollment – 184
  • Middle School 5-8
    • Certified Staff – 13
    • Student Enrollment – 130
  • High School 9-12
    • Certified Staff – 17
    • Student Enrollment - 120
  • Annual Operating Budget – $4,588,277.00
  • Total Tax Levy - $5.0364
  • Assessed Valuation - $41,411,911.00
  • Reserve Balances – 37.92%
  • Administrators – 4
  • Support Staff – 32
  • MSIP:  Fully Accredited
  • Four-Day School Week
  • District Operated Transportation
  • District Operated Food Service
  • Moberly Area Technical Center
  • Other Programs:
    • Pre-School Program
    • Parents As Teachers
    • A+ Program
    • Dual Credit
    • Strong academic and extracurricular tradition
Application Time Line:
  • Applications must be received by – March 8, 2021
  • Screening to begin – Ongoing Process
  • Interviews Tentative Date – Week of March 15-19, 2021
  • Anticipated Hire Date – March 24, 2021
  • Contract Begins – July 1, 2021
Salary/Benefits Information:
  • Salary commensurate with qualifications & experience.  Salary range:  $85,000.00-$100,000.00.
  • Missouri Superintendent’s Certificate or eligibility thereof required.
  • Paid health Insurance benefits per limits of health insurance policy.
  • Two-year initial contract.
  • Living in the district is preferred.
Application Guidelines:
  • Completed application form and current resume with three letters of reference
  • Cover letter directed to the Sturgeon R-V 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 or eligibility thereof,
  • 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 Sturgeon R-V on MARE website (
  • Forward application (Mail and email) and support materials to:
    • Sturgeon R-V Superintendent Search
    • Attn:  Dr. Jerry Cochran, Search Consultant
    • Post Office Box 271
    • Cole Camp, Missouri  65325
  • Other Contact Information:
Sturgeon R-V 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 Sturgeon R-V 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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