Superintendent – Millburn, NJ

June 4, 2024
Application ends: August 9, 2024
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Job Description

Millburn Township Public School District
Superintendent

The Millburn Township Public School District* is known throughout the state and nation for its academic excellence and high student achievement. A total of approximately 5,000 students attend eight schools: five elementary (K-4), one central fifth grade school, one middle school (6-8), and one high school (9-12).   In addition, the district runs an integrated preschool program for both special needs and regular education students.

Millburn High School is consistently recognized as one of the most outstanding secondary schools in both the state and the nation. 99% of graduating seniors attend four-year colleges. It has twice (2008 & 2010) been named the best high school in the state by New Jersey Monthly Magazine and is always highly ranked in national publications. The school’s program of studies currently features more than 30 Advanced Placement (AP) courses and a wide range of academic electives.  

Millburn High School students are also extensively involved in extracurricular activities.  Roughly 50% of students participate in the athletic program, which includes 26 varsity sports.  In addition, students participate in a variety of vocal and instrumental groups, more than 60 school clubs and organizations, as well as ongoing community outreach and public service activities.

Millburn Middle School (grades 6-8) is committed to providing the knowledge, skills, and values students require to be successful learners and leaders in the 21st century. One of its core missions is to develop leadership qualities in its students through its exemplary Peer Leader program and a variety of character education and service-learning opportunities.

Millburn’s six elementary schools consistently perform at the highest level on New Jersey standardized tests.  Each school focuses on the best instructional practices in reading and writing, problem-solving, and the application of technology.  Washington School, which opened in September 2017, houses the district’s 5th-grade students for an innovative transitional program.  

The mission of the Millburn Township School District, reflecting a commitment to the pursuit of excellence, is to educate students to be successful and engaged citizens of an ever-changing world through outstanding teaching, challenging programs, and enriching experiences in a safe, nurturing learning environment.  The Core Values are: Excellence, Adaptability, Collaboration, Citizenship, Perseverance, Responsibility, Respect, and Integrity

The Millburn Board members are looking for an innovative educator who ensures an excellent educational experience for every student in the district and is ready to become an important part of the community.

Candidates must possess a NJ School Administrator Certificate or Certificate Eligibility or be immediately eligible to obtain the same. A multi-year contract will be offered in the range of $275,000 per annum subject to negotiations based on actual qualifications and experience. All interested candidates should apply through the link on this website. Applications will be received through August 9, 2024.  Anticipated start date is on or around November 15, 2024.

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