• Education Service Center Region 12
  • Penelope,TX,USA
  • May 21, 2021

Job Description

Please contact the district or school with any questions regarding this position.

The Penelope ISD Board of Trustees is seeking candidates for the position of Superintendent.

Penelope Independent School District is a 1A district in Penelope, Texas with an enrollment of 205 students. In addition to the town of Penelope, the district also serves the unincorporated community of Birome and accepts transfers from surrounding communities. The district has one school that serves students in grades pre-kindergarten through twelve.


Master’s Degree in Education Administration preferred Applicants are STRONGLY encouraged to already possess a Texas Superintendent certificate (applicants not possessing certification might not be considered) Superintendent experience preferred Three to five years campus-level principal experience preferred (applicants not possessing three to five years of experience might not be considered) Small school experience preferred Demonstrated leadership skills in all facets of public school operations, including: Finance, Curriculum, and Facilities Exceptional organizational, communication, public relations, and interpersonal skills required Strong preference will be given to candidates willing to live in the District Ability to interpret policy, procedures, and data Ability to manage a budget and personnel Working knowledge of budgeting and school finance with an understanding of the importance of being fiscally conservative A strong background in student performance success Share in the positive school culture, family-like atmosphere, and work environment A desire to be a part of the community and the willingness to be visible at extra-curricular and community events

Salary: $90,000 - $100,000 --- Salary and benefits negotiable based on experience.

Applications for this position will be accepted in accordance with the information contained in this vacancy announcement. All applications MUST be received by noon on April 15, 2021.

Application Process:

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this position. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, an up-to-date resume, a list of all relevant certifications, a copy of appropriate transcripts, and a list of references. References should include a daytime phone number. Applications will be confidential prior to the selection of a lone finalist.

Application packets and all inquiries should be addressed to:

David Z. Timmons, Supt

Penelope ISD

309 AVE D

Penelope, TX 76676

Office: (254) 533-2215

Please do not contact Board Members individually.