Superintendent Search and Community Reception
Monday, November 30, 2015 6:45 AM


Tonight the Board of Education announced its selection of three candidates as finalists to be our next Superintendent. They are:


·         Charles Foust, School Support Officer for Houston Independent School District (Houston, TX)

·         Michael Goar, Interim Superintendent of Minneapolis Public Schools (Minneapolis, MN)

·         Sergio Paez, Ed.D., Former Superintendent of Holyoke Public Schools (Holyoke, MA)



The next steps in the search process are additional interviews and school visits scheduled for Dec. 1 – 3. There will also be a community reception at Webster Elementary on Dec. 2.  All staff are invited to attend the reception, meet the candidates, and ask questions. Following this, the Board will meet to identify and select our new Superintendent. The announcement is expected to happen around Dec. 7.


What: Community reception with Superintendent finalists*

When: Wednesday, Dec. 2

6:30–8: 30 p.m.

Where: Webster Elementary School

425 5th St. NE

Minneapolis, MN 55413


*Childcare and translation services will be provided.


Please feel free to share this information with students, parents and families. Look forward to seeing you on Dec. 2!


MPS Communications