Seattle School Board superintendent finalists visit Seattle

The two finalists candidates selected for the role of superintendent of Seattle Public Schools visited Seattle last week.

Dr. Gregory Thornton, who currently is the chief academic officer of the School District of Philadelphia visited on April 6, Dr. Maria Goodloe-Johnson, the present superintendent of the Charleston County School District visited on April 6. Both candidates participated in question-and-answer forums which aired on SPS-TV.

The school board welcomes feedback on both finalists by considering nine points in the superintendent profile. For more information on how to supply feedback visit or by emailing

The board hopes to select a finalist by the end of April. More information about the candidates is available at[[In-content Ad]]