Superintendents' agreements and Commissioner's record on appeals

Maine School Superintendents Association
49 Community Drive
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 622-3473

To: Superintendents and Assisant Superintendents
From: Sandra MacArthur, Executive Director
Date: October 31, 2012
Re: Superintendents' Agreements - Survey Results

Superintendents' Agreements

2162 (Approved) + 224 (Denied) = 2386 Total Requests for Agreements

Approved: 2162 / Requested: 2386 = 90.6% Approved by Superintendents

= 9.4% Denied by Superintendents

Denied: 224 / Requested: 2386

Appeals

41% of denied Superintendent Agreements appealed to Commissioner

Total Appealed: 92 appealed / 224 denied by Superintendents

6 / 92 = 7% upheld by Commissioner

86 / 92 = 93% overruled by Commissioner