Superintendent of Schools

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Mission Statement


Navajo County’s Superintendent of Schools and the Education Service Agency’s dedicated team, along with our partners, provide exemplary services to our community in a fiscally-responsible manner.

The Navajo County School Superintendent, Mrs. Jalyn Gerlich, provides professional development for teachers, specialized services through a consortium of member districts, administrative and fiscal support for public school districts. Besides processing payroll and expense vouchers for all districts in the county, the Superintendent handles school board elections, override/bond elections, and school board member appointments. The Superintendent also oversees a variety of programs and special schools in addition to coordinating the Navajo County Spelling Bee and Northeast Regional Science Fair. We are here to provide excellence in education!

Interested in running for school board? 

Complete the School Board Candidate Interest form first!  You can email it, mail it or drop it off at the Superintendent's office.

School Board Candidate Interest Form


2022-School District Tax Rate Summary

 Interested in being appointed to a vacancy on your local school board?

Fill out the application and have it either mailed or dropped off at the Holbrook office.  This application must be notarized.  Any question please email

Appointment to School Board Application



Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm -  5:00pm