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Posting for Position of Superintendent of Schools

Superintendent of Schools - Harrisonville Cass R-IX School District

The Harrisonville Cass R-IX School District is seeking applications for Superintendent of Schools. The Harrisonville School District is located south of Kansas City in Harrisonville, Missouri. Harrisonville is the seat of government for Cass County and has a population of approximately 10,000. The largest employers in the community are Wal-Mart Distribution Center, Church & Dwight, Harrisonville School District, Cass Regional Medical Center, and Cass County Government.


The Harrisonville School District is composed of approximately 2,100 students who attend school in the district, grades K-12. The district employs approximately 300 people, with around 190 of those as classroom teachers. Our teachers have an average of 14.7 years’ experience and over 63% have their master’s degree or higher. The ratio of students to classroom teachers is 17:1.


Position Information:  

Salary Range: Negotiable

Initial Contract:  Multiple Year

Superintendent Certification Required or Proof of Eligibility of Certification

District Residency Required 

Applications must include:  


Completed Application

Copies of all University Transcripts 

Documentation of Missouri Superintendent’s Certification or Eligibility of Certification

Other information as deemed appropriate by candidate

Application Submission:

Applications must be submitted to EdGovLead Transition Services.  Search Consultant is Dr. Todd White at ; 816-674-9201; 7547 N Eastern Ave Kansas City, MO 64158. Please request an application from Dr. Todd White via email.  

Search Timeline:

Application deadline:  Week of October 24, 2022

Interviews:  Week of October 31, 2022

Date of Board action for employment:  November 15, 2022

Contract beginning date:  July 1, 2023

The Harrisonville Cass R-IX School District is an equal opportunity employer. Initial applications will be kept confidential; however, all application materials will become the sole property of the Harrisonville Cass R-IX School District and shall remain their property of the school district.