Palmyra Area School District

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Assistant Superintendent





Effective Date:  July 8, 2019


The Palmyra Area School District is seeking an Assistant Superintendent.  Applicants should have a strong knowledge of curriculum and instruction, have an understanding of Federal Programs and other grant responsibilities, have experience working with students/parents/staff, possess strong communication skills, display an ability to work in a collaborative manner, and be appropriately certified (PA Administrative Certification/Letter of Eligibility; Doctorate preferred). Building level administration experience is preferred.



Responsibilities include general support and leadership for the district’s students, staff, and administration; supervision of principals and other administrators; leadership of curriculum/instruction/assessment plans; lead staff professional development, manage federal programs, and assist with establishment of district vision and goals.


Application Information:

All applicants are required to submit an application, letter of interest, resume, transcripts, copy of certificate, Praxis scores, 3 reference letters, PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal Record Check, FBI Background Check, and Act 168 Commonwealth of PA Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms. 


Applications will be accepted online at

Applications will be accepted until 02-28-2019

The Palmyra Area School District will not discriminate in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices based on race, color, familial status, age, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, handicap/disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy is in accordance with federal and state laws including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Darcy Brenner-Smith, Compliance Officer ( and/or Dr. Bernie Kepler Title IX Coordinator (

Superintendent of Schools
1125 Park Drive
Palmyra, PA 17078
(717) 838-3144

Equal Opportunity Employer