The Delaware County Intermediate Unit is pleased to conduct the search for the next Superintendent of the Chester Upland School District.
The Chester Upland School District is a midsized, urban public school district serving the City of Chester, the Borough of Upland and Chester Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. Located between Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware, the District educates about 3,200 students in grades Pre-K – 12, with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. About 203 teachers make up the classroom staff. Though faced with challenges, Chester Upland’s proud history and the feeling of “C-Pride,” long associated with the District's highly successful sports and cheerleading programs, remains alive and well.
The Chester Upland School District is committed to providing all students the opportunity to achieve excellence in the four A's: Academics, Athletics, Arts, and Activities.
For every student to graduate from high school ready for college and/or a career in spite of any and all challenges.
Every student and adult feels cared for, valued, and supported every minute of every day. Every student completes middle school ready for high school. Every student completes elementary school ready for middle school.
Competitive salary and benefit package.
For additional information contact Dr. Maria Edelberg, Executive Director at 610-938-9000 ext. 2056 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) is a regional education services agency. It is our mission to provide leadership for the development of innovative and cost-effective programs to meet the needs of our county.
DCIU serves more than 70,000 school-aged students and more than 6,000 educators on a regional basis. Direct instruction is provided to more than 15,000 students enrolled in DCIU’s Special Programs, Career and Technical Education and specialized programs.
The Delaware County Intermediate Unit is one of Pennsylvania’s 29 regional educational agencies. Established in 1970 by the State Legislature, IUs were charged with providing services in seven areas: curriculum development and instructional improvement; educational planning services; instructional materials services (technology); continuing professional development; pupil personnel services; management services; and, state and federal agency liaison services. Over the years, DCIU grew to meet Delaware County’s needs by providing these and other services best offered on a regional basis such as special education, technical education, services to nonpublic schools and technology.
Today, more than 40 ye...ars in the business of serving the needs of Delaware County, DCIU has grown to provide more than $125 million worth of services through the management of 60 programs.