Five candidates remain in the running to become the next superintendent of Polk County Public Schools!
Polk County School Board members voted unanimously tonight to select the following as finalists:
- Dr. Harold R. Border — Chief of High Schools, Orange County Public Schools (Orlando, Fla.)
- Frederick R. Heid — Superintendent, Community Unit School District (Algonquin, Ill.)
- Dr. James P. McIntyre, Jr. — Assistant Professor of Practice & Director, Center for Educational Leadership University of Tennessee (Knoxville, Tenn.)
- Michael J. Ramirez — Deputy Superintendent of Schools, Denver Public Schools (Denver, Colo.)
- Dr. T. Nakia Towns —Deputy Superintendent, Hamilton County Department of Education (Chattanooga, Tenn.)
Watch this afternoon’s work session to learn more about how next week’s in-person interviews and community meet-and-greets will be conducted:
Visit our Super Search page for complete details on the superintendent search process.