Griffin-Spalding County Board of Education Superintendent Search Process Update
The application window for the Griffin Spalding County Schools (GSCS) superintendent closed Friday. Numerous candidates from across the state and nation applied. Applications were accepted as long as they were postmarked before or on the deadline date, as directed by the GSCS Board of Education.
Twenty-one people applied for the position. “We are pleased to receive such a strong group of applications from manywell-qualified candidates. This is a very positive reflection on the Griffin-
People from across the state and beyond hold the local school system in high regard, and recognize this area as a wonderful place to live, work, and play” stated Dr. Stephanie Gordy, Executive Director of Griffin RESA, the organization helping to facilitate the search.
The GSCS Board of Education will review all applications in early May in order to complete interviews and identify finalists by early June. The Board intends to hire the new Superintendent to begin on July 1, 2015.