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Florida Constitution Revision Commission

PUB 700415: All School Superintendents Are to Be Elected by the People by Nathan DiPietro

ARTICLE IX: EDUCATION, Section 5. Superintendent of schools.


Superintendent of schools.

In each school district there shall be a superintendent of schools who shall be elected at each the general election following leap year in each year the number of which is a multiple of four for a term of four years; or, when provided by resolution of the district school board, or by special law, approved by vote of the electors, the district school superintendent in any school district shall be employed by the district school board as provided by general law. The resolution or special law may be rescinded or repealed by either procedure after four years.