CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS
Clark County School District, which is located in Las Vegas, Nevada, is seeking an individual with visionary leadership and strong administrative skills to lead a district of 324,100 students. The salary will be in the range of $320,000 plus include an excellent comprehensive benefits package. The final salary for the successful candidate will be negotiated and determined based upon proven experience, qualifications and meeting Board criteria.
stablished in 1956, Clark County School District is the fifth largest school district in the country, educating almost 75 percent of allstudents in Nevada with more than 320,000students enrolled in kindergarten through12th grade. The district encompasses 358 schools and approximately8,000 square miles in southern Nevada and is a minority majoritystudentdistrict. With more than 42,000 employees, CCSD is also the largest employer in the state.
CCSD is governed by a Board of Trustees comprised of seven members who represent different geographic regions within the county. The mission of the board is to ensure “all students progress in school and graduate prepared to succeed and contribute in a global diverse society”. The district offers nationally recognized Magnet Schools and Career & Technical Academies as well as an online secondary school (Nevada Learning Academy) and several International Baccalaureate programs available to elementary, middle and high school students.
Services offered by the district also include a school police department, adult education courses, special education, and partnerships with higher education institutions and community organizations such as Vegas PBS and the Public Education Foundation. As the largest school district in Nevada, CCSD plays a pivotal role in ensuring the future success, growth and advancement of the state.