Executive Searches: Castallo & Silky LLC associates
have assisted 120+ school boards in the superintendent search process. A specifically tailored process is developed and implemented
in each district to secure a highly qualified district leader. Castallo & Silky LLC also assists school
districts in locating other educational leaders including assistant superintendents, principals, special education directors,
Administrative Training: Castallo & Silky LLC
staff provide high quality training for administrative staff in a number of leadership areas such as personnel utilization,
budgeting, visioning, scheduling, planning and staff evaluation. Also, training in management skills such as time management,
planning and conducting effective meetings, and delegation.
Fast Feedback Surveys: Castallo & Silky LLC
provide school administrators and school
boards with a quick way to solicit feedback from their various constituent groups (faculty and staff, parents, community).
Through Fast Feedback Surveys
clients can find out the opinions and views of these various groups. Castallo
& Silky LLC
will use one of the client's existing surveys, work with the client to create a specifically tailored
survey, or assist the client in selecting one of the surveys in the Castallo & Silky LLC
Respondents will be directed to an on-line survey and all results will be compiled and summarized by Castallo &
, then a report will be issued to the client. You may want to sample one or more of these such as
a technology needs assessment survey
of staff, a school culture survey
, or perhaps a community survey.
Additional services are also available. Request a more detailed overview of this service.
Organizational Development: Castallo & Silky LLC
can help any organization become more effective by understanding and improving the way personnel relate to each other. Organizational
development involves clarifying the roles and relationships among board members, superintendents, and other groups involved
in the operation of the schools.
District Reorganization Studies: Castallo & Silky
LLC has conducted 30+ school district merger studies resulting in the formation of six new school districts. In
addition, Castallo & Silky LLC consultants have worked with school districts on grade level reorganization
plans, administrative reorganizations, facility planning, tuitioining, and attendance redistricting studies.
Administrative Management Studies: Castallo & Silky,
LLC associates provide organization surveys to identify efficient and effective ways to organize and operate central
administrative office functions and services of the school district in the areas of: Central Administrative Organization
and Staffing; Budgeting, Purchasing, Accounting and Auditing; and, Board of Education Policies and Procedures. Associates
can provide follow-up staff training and administrative support.
Curriculum Development: Castallo
& Silky LLC associates provide training in sound curriculum development and implementation procedures. Our staff
begins by conducting a curriculum audit to assess a district's goals and needs as a basis for comprehensive planning.
Castallo & Silky LLC offers career counseling to school leaders. This service
was started in 2014 as a means to help individuals advance their careers as they move further up in a school district organizational
structure. More specific information about this service can be viewed on the dedicated webpage that outlines this service.