posted on: 4/14/2017

Candidates for superintendent of schools will visit Dover on Tuesday, April 18 and Thursday, April 20, 2017. While in Dover, the two candidates will meet with school staff, administrators, parents, students, the public and the School Board. During each visit, the public will have an opportunity to meet the candidates from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Room 306 at the McConnell Center.

At 7:30 p.m. each evening, the School Board will hold a public meeting with the the candidates to conduct final interviews. These meetings will be televised.

The School Board is expected to meet in nonpublic session on April 20, after the final interview, and may select a new superintendent at that time. 

School Board to meet with superintendent candidates

posted on: 4/14/2017

Candidates for superintendent of schools will visit Dover on Tuesday, April 18 and Thursday, April 20, 2017. While in Dover, the two candidates will meet with school staff, administrators, parents, students, the public and the School Board. During each visit, the public will have an opportunity to meet the candidates from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Room 306 at the McConnell Center.

At 7:30 p.m. each evening, the School Board will hold a public meeting with the the candidates to conduct final interviews. These meetings will be televised.

The School Board is expected to meet in nonpublic session on April 20, after the final interview, and may select a new superintendent at that time.

The two finalists are William Harbron, superintendent of the West Muskingum School District in Zanesville, Ohio; and Patricia Lally, superintendent of the Holbrook School District in Holbrook, Mass. Habron will visit Dover on Tuesday, April 18. Lally will visit Dover on Thursday, April 20. A third candidate withdrew from consideration.

The full schedule for each candidate is as follows:

  • 9:30-10:30 a.m.: Meet with administrators at the SAU
  • 10:45-11:45 a.m.: Meet with staff at the Dover Middle School Renaissance Room
  • 12:00-12:45 p.m.: Meet with staff at the Gourmet’s Table, at Dover High School
  • 1:00-1:45 p.m.: Lunch at the Gourmet’s Table
  • 2:00-2:30 p.m.: Meet staff and tour the SAU at the McConnell Center
  • 2:30-3:15 p.m.: Meet with SAU administrators
  • 3:30-4:30 p.m.: Meet with teachers and staff unable to meet earlier in Room 306 at the McConnell Center
  • 4:30-4:45 p.m.: Break
  • 5:00-6:15 p.m.: Dinner
  • 6:30-7:30 p.m.: Parents and Citizens to meet with candidates in Room 306 at the McConnell Center
  • 7:30 p.m.: School Board public meeting to conduct final interviews

For more information, contact the SAU at 603-516-6800.