Superintendent

  • The Superintendent is Mr. Michael Sheppard
    216-898-8300 x 6240

    The Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent is Mrs. Dinah Jones
    216-898-8300 x 6241 
     
    This office oversees the entire operation of the Berea City School District.
     
    mshep Mike Sheppard attended high school in Hamilton, Massachusetts and then traveled to Baldwin-Wallace College (currently Baldwin Wallace University) where he completed both his undergraduate and graduate degrees.

    He then began his career in the Berea City School District in 1990 as a teacher and coach.

    In 1994, Mike began his administrative experience as the Administrative Intern at Brook Park Memorial Elementary and then in 1997 became the Principal of Smith Elementary School.

    After seven years as Principal of Smith Elementary School, Mike was selected to be the Director of Personnel and Employee Relations for the district, then to the position of Assistant Superintendent. Mike began his appointment as Superintendent beginning August 1, 2011.

    Mike has been with the Berea City School District for 28 years during which time he has had the opportunity to work with many wonderful and caring people.

    He is married to his wife, Kerry, a 4th grade teacher in North Royalton, and they have two beautiful children, a daughter Riley, and a son, Noah.
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    The Superintendent is responsible for:
    • Board of Education

    • Communications

    • School System Policies and Procedures

    • District Senate

    • Suspension and Expulsion Hearings
    • Tuition Students

    • School Closings