Superintendent Screening Committee Starts Work

The Ashland Independent School District’s superintendent screening committee received 17 applications for the position of superintendent. There are 17 applicants all from the Commonwealth of Kentucky with 2 applicants having superintendent experience. The screening committee will now begin the process of screening all applications following the guidelines established in KRS 160.352 and Board Policy 02.1. Per the timeline established by the Board of Education, the screening committee will make its recommendation to the board by May 5, 2016. At this point following the guidelines in Board Policy, members of the screening committee will keep all applicant information in strict confidence.


May Events at AMS

All Times TBD

May 23- Backyard Bash

May 24- Talent Show AND Attendance and 20 Book Challenge reward trip to Gattiland

May 25- Awards Day

May 26- Field Day (Last Day for Students)

Ashland Board Takes Next Step to Appoint New Superintendent

(Ashland, Kentucky) - The Ashland Independent school board continues to make progress toward its goal of appointing a new superintendent for the Ashland Independent Schools. The board met Monday night to establish key position criteria to be used by the screening committee and the board, as required by board policy 02.1.  By the end of the meeting, eight key position criteria were established.

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Screening Committee in Place for the Ashland Superintendent Search

(Ashland, Kentucky) March 17, 2016 – Ashland Public Schools is making progress toward finding a new superintendent.  The Board of Education has established the superintendent screening committee, now.  Following the required procedures established in KRS 160.352, the following people will serve on the Ashland Public Schools’ superintendent screening committee:

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Superintendent's Search Begins

The Ashland Board of Education is seeking an experienced leader as its next Superintendent.  The candidate must be confident, humble, and committed to implementing innovative practices that will challenge all students while holding all staff members accountable to high standards.

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Ashland Superintendent Search and Selection Timeline

The Ashland Independent Schools has posted the following timeline in regards to their search for the next superintendent.

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Board Takes First Step to Appoint New Superintendent

Ashland Independent School District Board of Education has started the process of selecting the next superintendent of the Ashland Independent Schools. Using the services of Mr. Phil Eason, a consultant with the Kentucky Association of School Administrators (KASA) the district is establishing the superintendent screening committee.

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The Ashland Independent School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Lisa Henson, Director of Student Services
1820 Hickman St
Ashland, KY 41101

For further information on notice of non-discrimination, visit for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.



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The AMS 20 Book Challenge

Ashland Middle School is challenging all students, staff, and faculty to read 20 books during the 2015-2016 school year.  Using the model from The Book Whisperer and Reading in the Wild by Donalyn Miller, all English Language Arts teachers will encourage, monitor, and score the reading progress of Tomcats in grades 6 – 8 to see which students and teams read the most.  Students who reach their goal of 20 books from the set genres by May 20, 2016 will be invited to participate in an afternoon at Gattiland.  Our goal is to create a life-long love of reading!

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