Superintendent Search

  • In July 2019, Queensbury Union Free School District Superintendent Dr. Douglas Huntley announced he will be retiring in January 2020. The Board of Education is working with the WSWHE BOCES to hire the next Superintendent of Schools for the Queensbury Union Free School District.

    Tentative timeline
    Note: dates subject to change

    July 2019

    • Survey distributed to community members, parents, students and staff members

    Aug. 2019

    • Summary of survey results shared at the Aug. 12 Board of Education meeting
    • Superintendent brochure finalized (using feedback from the community survey)
    • Position advertised and recruitment materials distributed by WSWHE BOCES

    Sept. 2019

    • Solicitation of members for the advisory committees
    • Deadline for receipt of applications (Sept. 26)

    Oct./Nov. 2019

    • Candidate interviews
    • Advisory committees interview semifinalist candidates
    • Public forum introducing the finalists (Nov. - exact dates TBA)

    Late Nov. 2019/Early Dec. 2019

    • Appointment of new Superintendent (for Jan. 2020 start date)

    Jan. 2020

    • Employment of new Superintendent commences (in late Jan. - exact date TBD)