Superintendent - Missouri Association of Rural Education
Position: Superintendent
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Superintendent of Schools - North Harrison R-III
Job Location: North Harrison R-III School District
Beginning: Jul 01, 2023
Deadline: Nov 04, 2022**
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 North Harrison R-III Board of Education to conduct a search for their next Superintendent of Schools.  North Harrison R-III School District is located in Harrison County (Eagleville) in Northwest Missouri.
School District Information:
  • Elementary Schools - (PK-06)
Certified Staff – 18
Student Enrollment – 105
  • High School (07-12)
Certified Staff - 17
Student Enrollment - 96
  • Annual Operating Budget – $ 3,435,718.00
  • Total Tax Levy - $4.5000
  • Assessed Valuation - $23,425,818.00
  • Reserve Balances – 44.61%
  • Administrators – 3
  • Support Staff – 35
  • MSIP:  Fully Accredited
  • District Operated Transportation
  • District Operated Food Service
  • Other Programs:
    • Parents as Teachers Program
    • School Run Early Childhood Center
    • FFA, AG, Math Club, Science Club, Metal/Wood Shop
    • A+ Program/Dual Credit with UCM, MCC & MWSU
    • 5 Day School Week
    • Award Winning Band Program/Strong Band Booster Association
Application Time Line:
  • Applications must be received by – Friday, November 4th
  • Screening to begin – Ongoing during the application period
  • Interviews Tentative Date – November 14th & 15th
  • Anticipated Hire Date – November 16th
  • Contract Begins – July 1, 2023
Salary/Benefits Information:
  • Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Salary Range:  $90,000-$110,000.
  • Administrative experience required/ Central Office administrative experience preferred.
  • Missouri Superintendent’s Certificate or eligibility thereof required
  • Board paid health insurance benefits.
  • Initial multi-year contract will be considered
  • District residency is not required.
Application Guidelines:
  • Submit a completed application form and current resume with three letters of reference.
  • Include a cover letter directed to the North Harrison R-III Board of Education – Describe reasons for interest in the position and provide a record of significant accomplishments over the past five years.
  • Provide evidence of Missouri Superintendent Certificate (copy of certificate).
  • Provide transcripts and current placement papers or credentials.
  • Include any other supporting documents that would enhance the application file.
  • Please note that the Selected finalist will provide a copy of his/her most recent background check prior to official employment.
Application Procedure:
  • Download application for North Harrison R-III on MARE website (
  • Forward application (Email and hard copy!) and support materials to:
    • North Harrison R-III Superintendent Search
    • Attn:  Mrs. Mary Beth Scherer, Search Consultant
    • 306 S Sunset Hills Drive
    • Concordia, Missouri 64020
  • Other Contact Information:
North Harrison R-III 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 North Harrison R-III 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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