The Christian County Board of Education held a special-called meeting tonight and met with a Kentucky Board of Education Association consultant to finalize plans to find the school district’s next Superintendent.
Grover “Butch” Canty spoke to school board members about his role and what to expect during the hiring process of a Superintendent.
Canty also told school board members that a screening committee needed to be created within the next thirty days and that the committee should consist of two teachers, a parent, a classified person and a school board member.
After a screening committee has been created, the first joint meeting with school board members is scheduled to take place on May 16th.
Canty then went on to say that the position has already been posted as of March 1st and will applications will be accepted through May 15th.
During the special-called meeting, school board members decided to have a new Superintendent by June 22nd and have Board Chairman Barry Cornelius act as the board’s spokesperson during the search process.