Superintendent Search Timeline

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    Wednesday, September 15
    Planning session

    • Finalize search process including options for community input
    • Finalize projected timeline
    • Develop applicant profile
    • Discuss background checking

    Thursday, September 16
    Post/advertise notice. Application opens.

    September 24-25
    Networking at TASB convention.

    October 18-29
    Trustee community listening session

    Thursday, October 28
    Application closes at 5:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, November 2,  9:00 a.m.
    Board reviews applications

    • Select those to interview
    • Discuss superintendent contract terms
    • Finalize interview questions
    • Discuss background check information

    Monday, November 8, Tuesday, November 9 and Wednesday, November 10 if needed
    Interview candidates (60 min sessions) Select applicants for second interviews

    Monday, November 15
    Tuesday, November 16 if needed
    Follow-up Interviews (post to allow for deliberation and possible action to name Finalist)

    Monday, December 6 or Tuesday, December 7
    Vote to hire new Superintendent (at least 21 days after naming of Finalist)

    Superintendent reports to District


    *Dates are subject to change by the El Paso ISD Board of Trustees.