School Superintendent Resume Sample and Tips

Updated on: September 7, 2019

How to Write a School Superintendent Resume 

Contact information in header form

Writing your contact information in the form of the header not only gives your resume a professional look but also avoids wastage of space.

Summary or Overview

A killer profile summary, featuring the most selling aspects of your candidacy must top your school superintendent resume.


Professional Experience

Since the school superintendent is not an entry-level position, its best to write your experience in reverse chronological order. This will enable the reader to see your professional progression at a glance.


Achievements deserve a separate section. State quantified achievements that translate the value you would be bringing if hired.


The most effective and time-saving way of communicating your skills is via tabulated bullet phrases.

Have a look at the school superintendent resume sample given below for your guidance.


School Superintendent Resume Sample


Gary Feldman
2990 Ivory Ave, Austin, TX 83310
(006) 444 -9854
gary @ email . com


Result-oriented, civic-minded educational professional and astute financial planner serving in the education field for the past 6 years. Full command over all aspects of educational planning and management. Proven skills in building and inspiring collaborative high achieving academic and administrative teams.


– Team Development
– Source Allocation
– Student Motivation
– Staff Hiring
– Academic Evaluation
– Personnel Management
– Teacher’s Training
– Quality Assurance
– Campus Review
– Community Initiatives 

• Elevated student enrollment rate by 50% through a demonstration of excellent academic achievement attained by enrolled students.
• Revised the curriculum to incorporate more moral values and civic sense which was highly commended by the ministry and also adapted by other districts.
• Earned three distinctions during tenure acknowledged by the USA Education department and one by the UN.


School Superintendent
TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT, Austin, TX  2015-present

• Utilize evaluation techniques to progressively enhance the quality of education imparted at the school district
• Develop and motivate a team of educational and administrative professionals to keep the school machinery in running order
• Oversee the division of budget and its rightful utilization

School Clerk

• Communicated curricular and instructional guidelines to the teaching staff issued by the superintendent
• Dealt with and processed parental complains and grievances regarding academics
• Envisioned, executed and upheld educational initiatives taken by the education sector

M.S., Educational Management and Leadership
The UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, Austin, TX – 2008