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Superintendent/Principal - Spray SD

Spray School District

Spray School District (OR)
Invites applications for the position of

Location: Spray, Oregon
Enrollment: 60 students
Base Salary: $75,000 to $85,000 plus benefits
Closing Date: March 13, 2019 (open until filled)
Start Date: July 1, 2019

Spray SD serves approximately 60 students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The District employs seven teachers, two instructional assistants, and one administrator. The campus consists of 5 buildings and the District operates two boarding residences for high school students from all over the world and the Pacific Northwest.
The District offers a strong academic and activities program for all students with updated technology and a variety of distance education offerings. Class size is generally 6-15 students. High school 10th – 12th grades are able to participate in the Early College program with Columbia Gorge CC. Life in a small school means increased opportunities to learn and engage in athletics and activities. Middle school and high school athletic and activities programs include football, volleyball, basketball and track.

Spray is a small, rural community located in Wheeler County on the John Day River in north central Oregon and prides itself holding the best small town rodeo in the West. The school district encompasses approximately 605 square miles, including the City of Spray and unincorporated areas of the county. Spectacular natural beauty surrounds Spray. The mountainous environment lends itself to various outdoor and recreational activities such as: hiking, camping, fishing, hunting, backpacking, and rafting.

The Application Requirements are:
Letter of Interest
Completed Superintendent/Principal Application Form
Current Resume
Copy of current administrator license
Statement of Educational Philosophy (1 page)
Completed Mentor Questionnaire Form
Letters of Recommendation (3-5 required)
Other information demonstrating success in education

For additional information or application materials, visit the (1) OSBA website at “Executive Employment Opportunities, or (2) contact the Search Consultant. Submit all application materials electronically as Word or PDF documents by e-mail attachment to OSBA or the Search Consultant by 5:00 pm on the deadline date.

Greg McKenzie, Search Consultant
NextUp Leadership
1470 Rosemont Road, West Linn, Oregon 97068 Phone: 503-752-2438
Email: OR

Spray School District is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.

Note: This executive search is being handled jointly by Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) and NextUp Leadership providing an unparalleled level of search services to Oregon school districts and education organizations.