Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES District Superintendent Search

  • The district superintendent serves as the liaison of the New York State Education Department to the nine districts within the Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES region. In this state role, the district superintendent supports the implementation of state education law, the policies of the State Board of Regents, Commissioner’s regulations, and attends to special assignments at the request of the Commissioner. 

    Reporting to the Senior Deputy Commissioner of Education, the district superintendent, as the Chief Executive Officer of Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga BOCES, provides leadership to the school districts within the supervisory district. They plan, administer, supervise, and evaluate regional support services and educational programs for the nine component school districts. Additionally, the district superintendent assists in the recruitment and selection of school superintendents when needed. 

    The Chief Executive Officer of the Tompkins-Seneca- Tioga BOCES Board of Cooperative Educational Services is accountable to a nine-member board of education. As specified in New York State Education Law, district superintendents of Schools are appointed by the Board of Cooperative Education Services with the approval of the Commissioner of Education. New York State Education Law governs continuing service of the district superintendents. 

    Recruitment Timeline:

    Application Deadline: March 22, 2024
    Anticipated Start Date: July 2024