The Boyertown Area School District is seeking a proven, dynamic educational leader to serve 6,900 students in ten modern buildings. Seven K-5 elementary schools funnel students into one of two 6-8 middle schools. There is one senior high school serving grades 9-12. The District is situated on the northwestern edge of the greater Philadelphia in southeastern Pennsylvania. About 45 miles northwest of the city, it is just 20 miles south of Allentown and 20 miles east of Reading, straddling the Montgomery-Berks County line.
When the Boyertown Area School District was formed as a jointure in 1953 it was one of the largest school districts in the state, covering nearly 100 square miles. It encompasses Colebrookdale, Douglass, Earl and Washington Townships and the boroughs of Bally, Bechtelsville and Boyertown in Berks County plus the townships of Douglass, New Hanover and Upper Frederick in Montgomery County. Total population of the district is 37,265 people, according to the latest County Planning Commission and United States Census estimates.
Traditional and Non-Traditional applicants should have evidence-based experience in four dimensions of effectiveness:
- Vision and Values – serving as the provider of a vision for the district, and upholding high expectations for all stake holders.
- Instructional Leadership – guiding educational programs, making data-driven decisions, and implementing effective change.
- Community Engagement – serving as the voice of the district and communicating with and involving stakeholders in realizing the district’s vision
- Management and Operations – guiding operations, managing resources, recruiting and retaining highly effective personnel, and creating an equitable accountability system for all employees.
Please visit https://www.boyertownasd.org to learn more about the District.
Screening is ongoing.