General Duties



The Superintendent shall be the Executive Officer of the Board and shall be responsible to it for the operation and maintenance of the Meriden Public Schools in accordance with the rules, regulations and policies of the Board and the laws of the state.

The Superintendent shall supervise and direct all employees and be the medium of all official communications between them and the Board. The Superintendent shall be responsible, within the limits of the available resources, for the institution and maintenance of the best possible organization, courses and methods of instruction, discipline, textbooks, equipment and supplies and to this end shall keep well-informed by study, by conferences, by attendance at conventions, and by visits to other school systems.

Cross Reference:

Policy 2130.1 (Prescription of Duties to Other Employees)

Approved: April 28, 1981

Reviewed on March 1, 2016, and no changes made.

Approved 3/1/2016
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