Superintendent Applications


Huntsville City Schools
Huntsville, Alabama
Discrimination on the basis of sex, race, age, religious belief, disability, national origin, or ethnic group shall be prohibited in all educational programs and activities of the Huntsville City Schools. The Section 504/ ADA Coordinator is, Shirley Wellington, Compliance Director. The compliance office is located at The Annie C. Merts Administrative Building, Building 200 White Street, Huntsville, Alabama. For more information, phone (256)-428-6800
  • DATE: 6/29/2018
  • POSITION TITLE: Superintendent
  • POSITION LOCATION: Centers-Merts
Job Specification and Requirements:

SALARY RANGE: $175,000.00 to $195,000.00 per year

Please send Resume and Letters of Intent to:

Ruth Garrett
200 White Street
Huntsville, AL 35801


Job vacancy announcements/notices are posted at each HCS facility, and emailed to all active Huntsville City Schools email accounts.


Job Title:

Superintendent of Huntsville City Schools

Job Duties:

The superintendent serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the Huntsville City Board of Education.  His or her duties include those prescribed by the Alabama Code (including, but not limited to Title 16-21-1 et seq., 16-24C-1 et seq.) and requirements, policies, and regulations established by the Alabama State Board of Education and the Huntsville City Board of Education.  He or she will provide effective leadership to the school system and shall be responsible for the administration of all its functions.

Required Qualifications:
  • General Fitness and character appropriate to the position;
  • Degree from a recognized four-year college or university;
  • Certificate or eligibility for certification in administration and recognized ability as a school administrator;
  • A minimum of five years successful experience in, and general knowledge of public school administration;
  • Such other minimum qualifications as may be established by statute or the State Board of Education;
  • The successful candidate will be required to reside within Huntsville city limits.
Salary Range:

$175,000 to $195,000 per year

Resume Submission:

Letters of intent and resumes can be submitted to:

Ruth Garrett
200 White Street
Huntsville, AL 35801

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, July 30, 2018 at 5:00pm


To commence between July 31, 2018 and August 8, 2018

Superintendent Selection Date:

August 9, 2018

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