Superintendent – Ridgewood, NJ

October 10, 2022
Application ends: January 27, 2023
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Job Description

The Ridgewood Public Schools Board of Education seeks an outstanding educational leader to serve as successor Superintendent of Schools beginning on or before July 1, 2023.

Ridgewood School District is a top-rated, public-school district located in Ridgewood, NJ. Ridgewood is a suburb of New York City with a population of 25,110. Ridgewood is in Bergen County and has been recognized as one of the best places to live in New Jersey. Living in Ridgewood offers residents a sparse suburban feel, with many restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

The residents of Ridgewood are committed to quality education, and the excellence of the public schools is often a key factor for those who select Ridgewood for their hometown.

The Ridgewood Public School District, with an enrollment of approximately 5,600 students and 10 schools, is a PreK – 12 district with one Pre-school, six elementary schools (K-5), two middle schools (6-8), and one high school (9-12).*

The board members are looking for an innovative leader who is committed to providing a superior education for all students to maximize their unique potential to become lifelong learners and productive, responsible citizens. **

Specific desired leadership characteristics and qualifications are expected to be available and posted on or around November 21, 2022. Candidates must possess or be immediately eligible for a New Jersey School Administrator Certificate or a Certificate of Eligibility. A multi-year contract will be offered with a salary in the range of $260,000 subject to actual experience, qualifications, and negotiations. All interested candidates should apply through the link on this website. Applications will be received through January 27, 2023.
*District Website
**District Vision and Mission Statement


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