Silver Lake Public Schools seeks applications for the position of Superintendent of Schools. The district is a small, growing district fifteen miles southwest of Hastings and forty-five miles southeast of Kearney. The district just opened a new elementary building that was passed by a school bond vote with 82% approval.  Silver Lake is a 1-1 district that  prioritizes technology in the classrooms and labs. The PK-12 student population is about 250 students. The district enjoys great community support, excellent financial stability with a low levy, and a wonderful and experienced staff.

Zone 4

Additional Information

Compensation will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and strengths.   The position will begin July 1, 2020.


Important Dates for candidates:

January 17th   Application Deadline

January 20th   The Board will choose finalists to interview

January 24th   The Board will interview their finalists

January 28th   The Board will approve the new superintendent’s contract

Contact Information

Silver Lake Public Schools
9405 S. Lincoln Ave
Roseland, Nebraska 68973

Josh Cumpston
(p) (402) 756-6611
(f) (402) 756-6613

How to Apply

A complete application will include:

–       a letter of application

–       a completed application accessed from our website- under the district tab to Human Resources – to Application for Certified Employment

–       Resume

–       Copy of Superintendent Certificate

–       3 Letters of Reference

Please address your application to:

Silver Lake Public Schools

Attention: Leon Lutkemeier

PO Box 8

Roseland, NE  68973


If you have questions you may email or call Leon Lutkemeier (Board President):   or  (402) 831-1128