The Clarke County School District (CCSD) is a public school district based in Athens, GA serving approximately 13,800 students. Athens is the home to the University of Georgia, known for its music, art, and food. Athens, Georgia is located only 75 miles northeast of Atlanta (please visit www.visitathensga.com and www.georgia.gov).
The Clarke County School District has fourteen elementary schools, four middle schools, and three high schools serving a wide range of student academic achievement and social emotional needs. A uniquely diversity school district, Clarke County School District serves a student population that is 49% African American, 25% Hispanic and 20% White. As a Title I school district, the organization is positively resourced to meet the academic and social emotional needs of all students.
Clarke County is looking for an experienced instructional leader has demonstrated a strong commitment to educational equity to serve as the Chief Academic Officer for the district. A successful candidate must be committed to applying a systems-thinking approach toward ensuring every campus is demonstrating continuous and sustained improvement for every student. Data driven as a school district, the Clarke County School District is seeking a Chief Academic Officer focused on guiding the students of the school system to unprecedented academic success.
Salary range and benefits are competitive to area. Screening is ongoing and immediate.