About Administration

District Administration is responsible for coordinating the efforts of the departments and school building staff in District 303 to provide for the education of students who reside in the District. At the same time, District Administration also provides responsible oversight of the funds entrusted to the District by the residents.

District Administration is responsible for long-range planning for District 303 both educationally and financially. District 303 remains a key contributor in ensuring the municipalities served by the District thrive and remain vibrant into the future.

District Administration is supervised by the Superintendent of Schools, who reports directly to the Board of Education, the elected representatives of the District 303 community. The Superintendent's immediate staff consists of the heads of the following departments: Pre-Kindergarten - 5th Grade Education, 6th Grade - 12th Grade Education, Instruction, Student Services, Human Resources, Operations, Business Services, Instructional Technology, Assessment and Accountability, and Community Relations.

Superintendent

The Superintendent of Schools is the chief executive officer of District 303, and is responsible for implementing and administering the policies and directions of the School Board. The Superintendent of Schools provides leadership to the District, formulates plans for the District to achieve its operational and strategic goals, and serves as the primary representative of the District to the community.

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The Superintendent of Schools, through delegation of authority to the members of the Senior Leadership Team, establishes and maintains processes and procedures to ensure the efficient and effective management of the District.

The Superintendent of Schools serves at the pleasure of the School Board and reports directly to the Board, who are the elected representatives of the residents of District 303.

Assistant Superintendents

The Assistant Superintendents are responsible for the supervision of schools, school improvement process and planning, and facility operations.

The Assistant Superintendent for Leadership (PreK-5 Education) and School Improvement is responsible for the supervision and evaluation of elementary school principals and early childhood director and program. This Assistant Superintendent also serves as the District Complaint Manager, overseeing District level discipline procedures, and supports and supervises school improvement and planning for all schools.

The Assistant Superintendent for Leadership (6-12 Education) and Administrative Services (H.R.) is responsible for the supervision and evaluation of middle and high school principals. This Assistant Superintendent also serves as the District Complaint Manager, overseeing District level discipline procedures, supports and supervises school staff planning for all schools, oversees District Human Resource functions, and labor management relations.

The Assistant Superintendent for Business Services/Chief Financial Officer (CFO) manages many aspects of financial planning for the District, including: budgeting and the annual tax levy; investments and financial reporting; accounts payable which includes purchasing, receiving, invoice payments and contracts; payroll, employee pensions and retirement benefits; and the District's insurance coverage.

The Assistant Superintendent, Chief Academic Officer (CAO) leads academic progress and services including: curriculum development and implementation; assessment and accountability; instruction support, interventions and programs; instructional quality; and staff professional development.

The Assistant Superintendent for Operations manages all District 303 facility services and all related contracted services including: building operations, security, grounds, custodial, transportation and food services.

The Staff Directory contains contact information for the Assistant Superintendents:

Staff Directory


Administration Org Chart

Administration Staff

JP Jason Pearson

Superintendent

JG Jan Geier

Asst. Superintendent-Leadership & School Imprvmnt

MM Mark Moore

Asst. Superintendent - Leadership & Admin Services

CS Carol Smith

Director - Communications & Community Relations

CR Christine Rachford

Administrative Assistant - Superintendent

LS Lynne Schwartz

Administrative Assistant - Area Asst Superintendent

TM Tamara Marsan

Administrative Assistant - Area Asst Superintendent

KC Kristin Cloy

Receptionist/Communications Assistant

KL Kristine Leonard

Admin. Asst. I to Dir. Inst. Interventions