Michael Clark, Journal-News |
Kings Superintendent Tim Ackermann submitted his resignation to the school board, effective July 31, to take an assistant superintendent’s job with the Hamilton County Educational Service Center, said district officials.
The Kings school board released a statement saying: “The board wishes to express their appreciation and gratitude to Mr. Ackermann for his effort, dedication, and leadership to the district these past six years.”
During a Special Meeting, the Board of Education held a discussion regarding the process to name a new Superintendent. Mr. Tom Isaacs, Superintendent of the Warren County Educational Service Center (WCESC), presented a search process, timeline, and hiring framework for the Board.
The Board formally decided to utilize the Warren County Educational Service Center to facilitate the search for a new superintendent. The services will be provided at no cost to Kings. As a part of the process, the District will be asking for feedback from their community.
Below is a tentative timeline to fill the position is as follows:
|Posting and applications||April 6 to April 23|
|Stakeholder meetings||Week of April 19|
|Board selection of first-round candidates for interviews||Week of April 26|
|First-round of interviews||Week of May 3|
|Second-round of interviews||Week of May 10|
|Selection of finalist||Any time after second round interviews|