Waurika Superintendent Search

Waurika Public Schools
Now Hiring: Superintendent


The major purpose of the Waurika Public Schools is to help each student become a secure, self-reliant individual who recognizes the significance of one’s life and the ability to contribute to society.

This school system is an enterprise which, along with the community and family units, has the responsibility for providing for each individual student the opportunity to develop skills that will enable one to live successfully in that society.

This school system not only concerns itself with the acquisition of knowledge, but with physical, social, emotional, and moral development as well.

The curriculum is student centered with a special emphasis on discovering at what level each child is functioning. The establishing of goals will assist in achieving success in reaching their highest potential.


  • Waurika Elementary was recognized as National Blue-Ribbon School in 2012.
  • Waurika has three sites; elementary, middle school, and high school.
  • Waurika has 429 students enrolled from pre-K to 12.
  • There are 56 full-time employees at the three locations.
  • The general fund budget is $3,889,765.43.
  • State Champion Track 4 x 400 Relay in 2017.
  • The Waurika Band received a “1” rating in concert and sight reading in 2017 at the District Band Contest.
  • Waurika High School students performed above the state average in 2017 on the ACT test.

Applications will be accepted for this position until March 30, 2018. Candidates selected to interview will be notified by email or phone. Interviews will be held in April, with the hopes of naming a superintendent in May. This timeline is subject to change at the discretion of the Board.