Superintendent's Office

Mr. Joshua Smith
Superintendent of Schools

(203) 758-8259 "#" or ext. 110
jsmith@region15.org

Address
Region 15 Central Office
286 Whittemore Road
P.O. Box 395
Middlebury, CT 06762-0395

Department Staff

Jennifer Meglio, Executive Secretary
Becky Faraci, Personnel Records Manager

General Information

Hired by the Region 15 Board of Education, the Superintendent of Schools serves as the chief executive officer of the District. The Superintendent provides professional educational advice on policy development and implements the policies the Board adopts. The Superintendent works with the Administrative Council to prepare the annual budget for Board consideration, prepares and submits state and federal reports, and is responsible for the instructional program.

The Superintendent of Schools provides educational leadership for Region 15 by keeping Board members informed about the needs of the District and about school operations and programs, provides for continuous improvement of the school district operations, encourages long-range and strategic planning, communicates the needs and issues of the District with the communities of Middlebury and Southbury, and assures that all decisions are made with the best interests of students in mind.