School Superintendent

Gila County School Superintendent

The County School Superintendent's Office is authorized by the Constitution of the State of Arizona. The County Superintendent is elected for a four-year term on a partisan ticket. A current teaching certificate is required to hold the office.

By statute, the County School Superintendent's responsibilities include fiscal services for school districts; overseeing special school elections; appointing board members to vacancies on public school and community college governing boards; serving as superintendent of county accommodation schools; and establishing and administering service programs as requested by school districts.

The staff of the Gila County School Superintendent's Office is committed to providing quality customer service to the school districts as well as promoting quality education in Gila County. In addition, the County Schools Office remains open to the interests and concerns of Gila County educators, administrators, students, parents, and constituents.



Current News:



GED/PEARSON Testing Sites open in Payson and Globe!  

Gila County GED/Pearson Vue Testing Centers is committed to providing access for all individuals with disabilities.  The purpose of test accommodations is to provide candidates with full access to the test.  We offer all types of accommodations:

  • Learning & Cognitive Disorders
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Psychological and Psychiatric Disorders
  • Physical Disabilities & Chronic Health Conditions. 

All of which cover a wide variety of accommodations.  To understand if a accommodation is needed visit: https://home.pearsonvue.com/test-taker/Test-accommodations.aspx


Pine Strawberry Elem. School District Board Vacancy   
ARSA Superintendent's Round Table   


1400 E. Ash St.                                                           1100 N. Beeline Highway, Ste. G
Globe, AZ 85501                                                         Payson, AZ  85541
Tel. (928) 402 8784                                                     Tel. (928) 472-5373
FAX (928) 402 0038                                                     Fax (928) 472-5376