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Office of Deputy Superintendent

Welcome to the Office of the Deputy Superintendent!


The role of the Deputy Superintendent is to provide assistance to the Interim Superintendent in the day-to-day operations of the district and provide advice and support to directors and principals so that students can achieve high levels of success. He interacts with all district departments as a means of ensuring a culture of collaboration, alignment and continuous improvement in service to the district's students and employees.


He supervises the campus police and transportation departments, while acting as the liaison for the maintenance department and janitorial services contractor. He is the district point of contact for parent/community relations and matters of civil rights. He communicates with a wide variety of community entities and serves on district-wide committees and task groups.


Byron C. Haynes, Ph.D.

Deputy Superintendent