• What's Next?

    • 12/2/2019 Special Board Meeting: Conduct 2nd Interviews (12:30-4:30 PM)


    What has been completed?

    11/14/19: 1st interviews were held during a Special Board Meeting

    11/11/19: Board reviewed candidates during closed session of the regular meeting

    10/29/19: Application window closed

    9/26/19: The flyer with the candidate profile was approved.

    9/24/19: A special Board of Education meeting was held to go over the survey results, finalize the candidate profile, and review the timeline of the search.

    9/18/19: The online survey window closed at 8 AM.

    9/17/19: Ray & Associates conducted stakeholder meetings and community forums to gather additional input for developing the candidate profile.  To view the morning and evening community forum session recordings, follow the links below:

    Morning Forum

    Evening Forum


    9/5/19: A sticker ad ran in the Orland Park Prairie to solicit the community's participation in the online survey and the upcoming community forums.

    8/28/19:  A link to the online stakeholder survey was posted on the website and shared out with staff and families via email blast.  

    8/21/19: Individual Board members met with Ray & Associates to provide input on the next superintendent, and the Board held a special meeting to discuss the timeline and scope of the search.  It was determined that they would proceed with a 60-day timeline, which would include time for a stakeholder survey and community forums to develop a candidate profile prior to posting the job opening.

    7/8/19: Hazard, Young, Attea and Associates and Ray & Associates each presented their superintendent search proposals at the Committee of the Whole meeting.  The Board discussed each of the presentations they had seen, including the IASB presentation from the June meeting, and made the decision to hire Ray & Associates to assist with the superintendent search process.

    6/10/19: Following the resignation of Dr. DJ Skogsberg, the Board of Education invited the Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) to present their superintendent search proposal at the Committee of the Whole meeting.