Work on the fiscal year 2024 (FY24) budget is ramping up, with the school board diving into the FY24 Proposed Budget. Due to the ongoing financial challenges facing our district, we have had to make some difficult decisions regarding reductions to the district budget.
At the Fairbanks North Star Borough School Board Special Meeting on January 31, the school board announced their top four finalists for superintendent: Frank Hauser, Luke Meinert, Dr. Ryan Scallon, and Dr. Ronnie Tarchichi.
The superintendent job posting closed Friday, January 13, with 21 applicants for the position. The school board and the contracted search firm, Ray & Associates, will review the candidates and narrow the list down to the top candidates.