Superintendent of Schools

Carthage R-IX

District Information
Assessed Valuation: $368,023,445
Tax Levy: $3.88 (including debt service) Certified Staff: 463
Support Staff: 458
Administration: 29
Enrollment (PreK-12): 4,963

The School Board
Niki Cloud, President, 4/25
William Lasley, Vice President, 4/24
Karen Wilkinson, Secretary, 4/23
Nathan Terry, Treasurer, 4/24
Jeff Jones, Member, 4/23
Patrick Scott, Member, 4/23
Ryan Collier, Member, 4/25

Position Information
Salary range: Commensurate with experience
Initial contract: 3 years
Central Office experience required Superintendent certificate required Superintendent experience preferred Doctorate preferred


Application Guidelines
An application may be submitted via the MSBA Superintendent Search website:

  • Completed application form.
  • Letter of application (directed to the Carthage R-IX Board of Education). Include reasons for interest in the position and a description of significant accomplishments of the past few years.
  • Current resume (include name, title, address, and phone numbers of five persons who will serve as references).
  • Copies of college/university transcripts or current placement files.  Evidence of Missouri Superintendent’s Certification or eligibility thereof.
  • Any other supporting documents that would enhance the application file. The Board of Education has set the following timeline:

Application DUE: December 9, 2022
BOE Screening Begins: December 12, 2022 Anticipated Hire Date: December 19, 2022 Contract to Begin: July 1, 2023

For Information and Application Materials Contact:

Missouri School Boards’ Association
Chrissy Winkler, Superintendent Search CRIXBW4295
2100 I-70 Drive Southwest, Columbia, MO 65203 | 800-221-6722, Ext. 308 | 573-445-9920, Ext. 308 FAX: 573-445-9981 | |

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