March 23, 2023
Saint Paul, Minn. (March 23, 2017) — The Saint Paul Public Schools Board of Directors has selected three finalists in its search for a new superintendent to lead the state’s second largest public school district.
The finalists are:

  • Joseph (Joe) Gothard, Ed.D., Superintendent of Schools
    Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191, Burnsville, MN
  • Cheryl Logan, Chief Academic Support Officer
    The School District of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Orlando Ramos, Ed.D., Regional Superintendent
    Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee, WI
The candidate pool was narrowed down from 67 to 13 semifinalists.
As a part of the process, the finalists will visit schools, meet staff and students, and attend a community meeting. The public is invited to Meet the Candidates from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29 at Washington Technology Magnet School, 1495 Rice St. in St. Paul. Childcare and interpreters will be available and check-in begins at 5:30 p.m.
The following night the Board will interview the finalists at a special board meeting that is scheduled from 5 to 8:30 p.m. on March 30 at the SPPS Administration building, 360 S. Colborne St.

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