Superintendent – Atlanta Public Schools, GA

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Atlanta Public Schools, Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta Public Schools is one of the largest school districts in the state of Georgia, serving approximately 52,000 students across 89 schools. The number of traditional students is estimated at 42,000. The district is organized into nine K-12 clusters with 61 neighborhood schools, five partner schools, 18 charter schools, two citywide single-gender academies, three alternative schools and four alternative programs.

Comprehensive community engagement has concluded and the resulting Leadership Profile (attached to this posting as “Job Description”) is the document that will guide recruitment and selection.  The Board will be interviewing candidates that are the closest match to the needs of Atlanta Public Schools as detailed in the Leadership Profile.    Applications are being accepted through January 12, 2024.

For more information about this search and the timeline, please contact Micah Ali at

Christina Mellen