Superintendent – Ralston Public Schools, NE

The Board of Education of the Ralston Public Schools, Ralston, Nebraska, is seeking a highly qualified, fully certified, educational leader to serve as Superintendent. The Board wishes to have the successful candidate assume the responsibilities of the position July 1, 2023.


McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., Executive Recruitment and Development, has been engaged as the consultant in a search for outstanding candidates. They will assist the Board of Education in identifying and screening the candidates.


Enrollment: 4,000 students


Location: Suburb of Omaha, Nebraska


The Qualifications


The candidate must have the background, skills, and abilities essential for excellence in educational leadership. The Board recognizes that selecting a superintendent is one of the most important decisions it will make. The Board developed the following desired characteristics.


The next Superintendent of Ralston Public Schools will be/have:


·                     A resilient, visionary leader who understands our culture and educational needs of our diverse student population and the community


·                     A community leader who is open-minded with a high level of integrity and able to collaborate with all stakeholders to build and maintain trust


·                     Strategic budgeting skills that build upon on our long history of fiscal responsibility


·                     An innovative, inspirational, and data-driven instructional leader who can help us enhance and advance educational excellence from Early Childhood to College/Career Ready Programming

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Additional Information

Search Timeline:


·         Closing date for applications: December 7, 2022 (11:30 p.m. central time)

·         Board of Education selects finalists to interview: December 21, 2022

·         Interviews with the Board of Education: January 4 & 5, 2023

·         Selection of new Superintendent: January 9, 2023

·         Start date: July 1, 2023


Contact Information

Ralston Public Schools
11725 Arbor St., Suite 220
Omaha, NE 68144

McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C.
(p) (888) 375-4814
(f) (402) 991-7168

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