Southeast Delco School District Superintendent Search
The Southeast Delco School District, located in the southwestern suburbs of Philadelphia, serves a 4 square mile area of 32,000 residents in the communities of Collingdale, Darby Township, Folcroft, and Sharon Hill. One of the most densely populated areas in Pennsylvania, Southeast Delco schools serve a diverse population: 74% of students are African American, 17% are Caucasian, 2% are Asian/Pacific Islander, and 2% are Hispanic. Over 150 Limited English Proficient (LEP) students speak more than 20 languages. A growing number of students meet the state criteria for immigrant status or have limited formal schooling prior to enrolling in Southeast Delco schools. Six schools in the district educate a student enrollment of approximately 4,350 students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. An additional 410 students are educated in out of district schools for students with special needs or in charter schools. Educating and providing services to the students required 303 professional staff, 286 support staff, and 27 administrators for the 2018-19 school-year.
If your leadership abilities and interests align with the vision, mission, and shared values of the district, and you meet the requirements, you are invited to apply.
Search Update April 2020
Focus Group and Survey Data Analysis
Superintendent Leadership Profile
A survey for the SED Superintendent Search is being conducted. This is your opportunity to have a voice in determining what leadership competencies your next Superintendent should have. By completing the survey, you will be instrumental in helping to identify important qualities you would like in the next person to hold this crucial position.
The Southeast Delco School District community is invited to attend a series of focus groups. All stakeholder are invited to come and discuss what is important for their next superintendent to know about the district and what characteristics they want in their next superintendent. More information and a schedule for the focus group sessions will be posted soon.
SED School District Superintendent Application Process
The Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) is pleased to conduct the search for the next Superintendent of the Southeast Delco (SED) School District. If your leadership abilities and interests align with the vision, mission, and shared values of the district, and you meet the requirements, you are invited to apply.