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UPDATE:  Board of Education Selects New Superintendent (view August 24, 2018 press release)
 
 
 
 
Community Survey Response Data
 
 
Timeline Overview
 
July 3
  • Search Firm selected:  Ray and Associates
July 9
  • Approval of Ray and Associates contract
July 10
July 12
  • Community Meetings
July 17
  • Community Meetings
July 20
  • Deadline for Online Survey
July 22
  • Deadline for Applications
July 26
  • Top candidates are presented to the Board of Education and finalists selected
  • Finalize interview questions and procedures
First Week of August
  • Interviews begin
 
 
 
 
Calendar icon  August 24, 2018:  Press Release:  Board of Education Selects New Superintendent
 
 
 
 
Calendar icon August 16, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
 
Closed Session:  Public Employee Appointment; Public Employment; Title:  Superintendent of Schools 
 
 
 
Calendar icon August 13, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
 
Closed Session:  Public Employee Appointment; Public Employment; Title:  Superintendent of Schools 
 
 

Calendar icon August 9, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
 
Closed Session:  Public Employee Appointment; Public Employment; Title:  Superintendent of Schools 

 
 
 
Calendar icon August 8, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
 
Closed Session:  Public Employee Appointment; Public Employment; Title:  Superintendent of Schools 

 
Calendar icon Community Input Meetings
 
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
 
Malaga Cove Administration Center Board Room
- 4:00 t0 4:45 p.m. - PEF, PTA, Booster Clubs, School Site Stakeholders
- 5:00 to 5:30 p.m. - Classified Personnel / CSEA
- 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. – Community Members
- 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. - Certificated Personnel / PVFA
 
Thursday, July 12, 2018
 
Malaga Cove Administration Center Board Room
- 9:00 to 9:30 a.m. – District Leadership and District Office Personnel
- 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. – Community Members
- 11:00 a.m. -Noon – PEF, PTA, Booster Clubs, School Site Stakeholders
 
Peninsula High School - College and Career Center
- 1:00 to 1:45 p.m. – Certificated Personnel / PVFA
- 2:00 to 2:45 p.m. – Classified Personnel / CSEA
 
 

 
Calendar icon July 9, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
 
On the Discussion/Action section of the agenda:
 
- "Discuss and Vote on Approval of Consultant Contract to Conduct Superintendent Search"
- "Board Study Session:  The Board will provide direction and possibly take action on the Superintendent search process and implementation of the consultant agreement with Ray and Associates."
 

 
Calendar icon July 6, 2018:  Superintendent Qualities Survey
 
The PVPUSD community and staff is invited to participate in a brief survey regarding the qualities desired for the new superintendent. The survey is available at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XGKZB3C
 
 
 
Calendar icon July 3, 2018:  Search Firm Selected
 
The Board of Education selected Ray and Associates to conduct the Superintendent search process.
 
 
 
Calendar icon July 3, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
On the Discussion/Action section of the agenda:
 
- "Selection of a Superintendent Search Firm"
- "Board Workshop to Identify Desired Superintendent Attributes"
 
 
 
Calendar icon June 28, 2018:  Special Board Meeting
 
On the Discussion/Action section of the agenda: "Selection of a Superintendent Search Firm"
 
 
 
Calendar icon June 20, 2018:  Interim Superintendent Contract
 
The Board of Education approved the contract for the Interim Superintendent, Dr. Ira Toibin. View agreement.
 
 
 
June 20, 2018:  Search Firm Interviews
 
The Board of Education interviewed the following Superintendent Executive Search firms: 
- Ray and Associates, Inc.
- McPherson & Jacobson
- Leadership Associates
 
 
 
 
Calendar icon June 6, 2018:  Interim Superintendent Selected
 
At their June 5, 2018 meeting, the Board of Education announced the selection of Dr. Ira Toibin as the Interim Superintendent for the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District (PVPUSD).  Dr. Toibin previously served as the Superintendent of the PVPUSD and retired in 2006.  The Board of Education will provide additional details of his employment agreement for this role at their June 20 meeting.
 
 
Calendar icon June 1, 2018:  Request for Proposals (RFP) for Search Firms
 
 
 
Calendar icon  May 31, 2018:  Special Board of Education Meeting
 
A Special Board of Education meeting will be held to discuss the following items:
 
- Superintendent
- Interim Superintendent
- Request for Proposals (RFPs) from Superintendent Search Firms 
 
View meeting agenda:  Click here
 
 
 
 
Calendar icon  May 24, 2018:  Search Process Announcement
 
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District is beginning the search process to select a Superintendent. Updates, schedules of activities and timelines will be posted on this page throughout the process. 
 
The Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Thursday, May 31 to finalize a request for proposal from potential search firms as the next step in the search process, with the goal of naming both an interim superintendent and a search firm at its June 20 regular meeting.
 
A press release dated May 24, 2018 can be viewed below.