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The Clayton County Board of Education seeks a leader with the vision, skills, and relentless commitment to work with the Board, community, faculty and staff to improve student achievement and make each Clayton County school a great place for teaching and learning. 

Located just 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta, this growing and diverse school district has over 54,000 students across 62 schools, including 11 high schools, 14 middle schools, and 37 elementary schools. Students are served by more than 7,000 dedicated faculty and staff and supported with a budget of more than $650 million. For more information, see:
www.clayton.k12.ga.us

An excellent, multi-year compensation package is available, commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The position is available July 1, 2017.


For more information, contact:
 
Clem Doyle, Esq.
Gregory, Doyle, Calhoun & Rogers, LLC
49 Atlanta Street, Marietta, GA 30060
(770) 422-1776 – telephone
(770) 426-6155 – fax 
cdoyle@gregorydoylefirm.com 

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Updates


June 7, 2017

During the June 6th Clayton County Public Schools (CCPS) Board Meeting, the CCPS Board of Education (BOE) accepted the Superintendent-Elect’s newly proposed organizational restructuring Chart. This organizational chart will go into effect for the 2017-18 School Year.

Organizational Chart

Press Release


June 1, 2017

On May 8th during a Called Board Meeting, the Clayton County Public Schools (CCPS) Board of Education (BOE) unanimously voted Dr. Morcease J. Beasley to serve as the district’s next Superintendent of Schools. Dr. Beasley, who currently serves at the district’s Chief School Improvement Officer, will begin his term as the leader of the fifth largest school district in Georgia beginning on July 1, 2017. 

Press Release


May 19, 2017


On May 18, 2017 Clayton County Board of Education hosted an opportunity for CCPS school administrators and teachers to meet Superintendent-Elect, Dr. Morcease J. Beasley.  Dr. Beasley's term is effective July 1, 2017. 




May 9, 2017

On May 8, 2017 Clayton County Board of Education during a Called Board Meeting, unanimously voted Dr. Morcease J. Beasley as Superintendent of Schools.  On April 24, 2017, the Board of Education announced Dr. Beasley in a unanimous vote as the sole finalist for the position.  Dr. Beasley’s term as Superintendent is effective July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2020.   

May 3, 2017

On May 2, 2017 a second community forum was held to allow stakeholders an opportunity to hear from and meet Dr. Morcease J. Beasley, the finalist for Superintendent of Clayton County Public Schools.
Please see below to view video footage of the forum:



May 2, 2017

On May 1, 2017 a community forum was held to allow stakeholders an opportunity to hear from and meet Dr. Morcease J. Beasley, the finalist for Superintendent of Clayton County Public Schools.

Please see below to view video footage of the forum:



May 1, 2017
On Monday, April 24, 2017 during the Clayton County Public Schools Board of Education Meeting, the Board unanimously voted to name Dr. Morcease J. Beasley as the sole finalist for Superintendent of Schools.  A total of two public receptions are scheduled to allow stakeholders an opportunity hear from and meet Dr. Beasley. 
 
Please refer to the following public notices.

Monday, May 1, 2017 (View Press Release)
4:30 p.m.
CCPS Administrative Complex
1058 Fifth Avenue
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
(View Press Release)
Reception hosted by the Clayton County Chamber of Commerce
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
S. Truett Cathy Professional Learning Center (PLC)
1087 Battle Creek Road
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236
*Light refreshments will be served*


March 31, 2017
The Clayton County School Board is pleased to report progress in its superintendent search. The Board is wrapping up the first round of candidate interviews. A second round of interviews will commence in April, after spring break.


March 10, 2017
During the month of March and April, the School Board will be interviewing candidates for Superintendent.
Public Input Community Survey Results (Click image for Full Presentation)

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February 1

Thank you to all the citizens and stakeholders who took the time to attend one of the community forums and share viewpoints about the characteristics that our next superintendent needs to possess when he/she takes office July 1, 2017.  Forums were held in each region of the county:  January 9 at Central Office, January 12 at Drew High School, January 23 at Eddie White Academy, and January 26 at Morrow High School.  The position of superintendent was formally posted on February 1, 2017 on the CCPS main website, and applications are due March 1, 2017.