Board of Education

Regular Board Meetings are on the first and third Thursday of Every Month. Meetings will begin at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise posted. The second meeting of every month will be an Information Study Session beginning at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise posted.

All meetings are open to the public and are conducted in Room 106 of the Shirley M. Rodgers Administration Building, 519 W. Kalamazoo Street, Lansing, Michigan, 48933, unless otherwise posted.

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Persons with disabilities needing accommodations for effective participation in this meeting should contact the Board Services Office at 517-755-1010.  If you are hard of hearing, please dial the Michigan Relay Service at 711 and ask them to forward your message to the Board Services Office.  Requests must be made no later than 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Superintendent Search Information


External LinkDec. 7, 2020 - Superintendent Job Posting from the MASB

PDF DocumentFeb. 19, 2021 - Lansing Candidates Press Release


PDF DocumentFeb. 23, 2021 - Lansing School District Iinterview Times Press Release

Five Candidates to Interview for Superintendent of Lansing School District

Lansing, Mich. – After evaluating resumes from 26 applicants, the Lansing School District Board of Education selected the following finalists to interview for Superintendent of Schools:

How to Watch the Candidate Interviews

Watch the live Superintendent Candidate Interviews:

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Marcus Davenport, Ph.D., Superintendent, Beecher Community School District, MI

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Jessica Benavides, M.A., Executive Director of Improvement and Innovation, Lansing School District, MI

8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Rene Sanchez, M.Ed., Assistant Superintendent for Operations, South Bend Community School Corporation, IN

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Benjamin Shuldiner, M.Ed., Dean's Fellow, Founder/Principal (Former), Hunter College, NY, The High School for Public Service, NY

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Delsa Chapman, Ed.D., Deputy Superintendent, Lansing School District, MI

These interviews mark the beginning of a rigorous vetting process that will include an additional round of public interviews as well as thorough background and reference checks. Interviews will be held on March 2 and 3, 2021, beginning at 6:00 PM. Login details for the virtual interviews will be posted on the district website. Community members, district staff and interested parties are encouraged to view both evenings of interviews. There will be an opportunity to provide the board with written feedback regarding the interviews.

Board Contact Information

Board of Education
519 West Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: (517) 755-1010 

Board Secretary -  LaNette Hester

Questions, Invites, Announcements

Email questions, concerns, event invites, or announcements to the Lansing School District Board of Education Office.