DR. CELINE WICKS SELECTED TO SERVE AS SUPERINTENDENT FOR THE STEAMBOAT SPRINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT
Dr. Celine Wicks has been selected to serve as the superintendent following the scheduled retirement of Dr. Meeks. Dr. Wicks is the current principal at Strawberry Park Elementary School, where she has served since August 2019 and is an adjunct professor in the Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Department at the University of Northern Colorado. Prior to serving as the principal at Strawberry Park, Dr. Wicks was a principal and secondary and elementary school classroom teacher in Douglas County, Colorado.
Dr. Wicks brings extensive experience in monitoring student learning progress, supporting teachers, differentiating instruction to meet the individual needs of students, and effectively integrating technology into the classroom. She is also a champion of outdoor education.
“We were fortunate to have four very strong candidates willing to serve as our permanent Superintendent,” said Katy Lee, Board President. “The board unanimously agreed that Dr. Wicks is the right fit to lead us both through the short term and aligns perfectly with our vision for the long term. We are excited to be working with her!”
The Board President Katy Lee and Board Vice President Chresta Brinkman will be negotiating a contract with Dr. Wicks and will hold a special meeting, Friday, July 29, 2022 at 2 pm to consider approval of the superintendent contract and offer of the position to Dr. Wicks.
Photo Courtesy of Shannon Lukens - Steamboat Radio
The Steamboat Springs School District worked with staff and the community to draft a Strategic Plan for the district. The Board of Education adopted the Strategic Plan on June 13, 2022. Please click on the link below to view the plan: