The school board voted Thursday evening, March 15 to begin negotiations with Dr. Barbara Jenkins to be the next superintendent for Orange County Public Schools.
What attributes, skills or experience do you believe the next superintendent of Orange County Public Schools should bring to the job?
After several years of cuts preserving as much as possible for classrooms, Orange County now ranks third lowest in the state for dollars spent (per-student) on general administration costs outside the classroom. New efficiencies are always a goal. What suggestions do you have?
Athletics and the Arts are important parts of a well-rounded education. What suggestions do you have that might help them run more effectively?
The OCPS bus fleet has more than 900 buses that travel 15 million miles a year to carry almost half the student population. State law requires student transportation be provided for all who live two or more miles from school. What budget suggestions do you have for our transportation services?
School administrators are allocated a budget based on the size of their enrollment. Staffing levels and programs are affected by the school’s size too. Budget savings are always welcome. What ideas do you have for running a school more efficiently?