The Sidney Central School District (Delaware County) Board of Education has invited Castallo & Silky LLC to assist
it with a search to hire a new Superintndent of Schools. Associate Alan Pole will be conducting the search for the Board.
Sidney is a K-12 district that educates approximately 1,100 students. The Board is offering a regionally competitive
salary of $130,000-$155,000 and the deadline for applications is Friday, March 15, 2019. If you are interested you can
download the application from our website here.
The boards of education in three school districts (Ft. Edward UFSD, South Glens Falls, and Hudson Falls) in the eastern part of New York have asked Castallo & Silky LLC to conduct a pre-merger study.
Associates Alan Pole and Deb Ayers, along with Bill Silky, will be representing Castallo & Silky LLC on
the study. The pre-merger study is intended to inform the boards if some or any possible combinations of the districts
is feasible enough to consider engaging in a full merger study. This pre-merger investigation will be conducted from
January 2019 to summertime.
The Union-Endicott Central School District Board of Education has invited Alan Pole of Castallo & Silky LLC to conduct an enrollment
study for the district. Union-Endicott is a suburban district in the Binghamton area. The study will be conducted
during the January to June 2019 timeframe.
The North Syracuse Central School District Board of Education has asked Dr. Bill Silky of Castallo & Silky LLC to assist it
in hiring a new Superintendent of Schools. Ms. Annette Speach, the current Superintendent, will be retiring after a
long and distinguished career in the district, the last six years as its top leader. The deadline for applications was
January 25, 2019 and the new Superintendent is expected to start on July 1, 2019. The Board of Education is now in the
interviewing stage of the search process.
The Greater Johnstown City School District has invited Castallo & Silky LLC to assist the district by conducting a grade
and facility study. Bill Silky along with associates Alan Pole and Deb Ayers will be conducting this study for the district.
The study will be conducted throughout the winter and into the spring of 2019!
The Hendrick Hudson Central School District in Westchester County has asked Castallo & Silky LLC
to examine the possible reconfiguration of grades and/or facilities for the district's three elementary schools and the middle
school. Jessica Cohen and Alan Pole will be conducting this study during the fall and into the early winter 2019.
The General Brown Central School District has asked
Castallo & Silky LLC to provide facilitation for their Strategic Plan. Associates Dr. Suzanne Gilmour
and Dr. Maureen Patterson will lead this project. The project will begin in October 2018 and continue through February 2019.