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School Principal – PK3 through 3rd Grade – Washington DC

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ANNOUNCEMENT: We are pleased to announce that Eagle Academy Public Charter School (located in Washington DC), has partnered with K-12 Recruitment Group to seek a new School Principal for their Congress Heights campus. This is a unique opportunity to lead a school that will offer its principal significant resources, autonomy, and support.

Start Date: April 1, 2019

Description, Responsibilities, & Duties

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
• Instructional leader of the school – Spend quality classroom time with your teachers. Assess teaching methods. Supervise teachers to make sure that they create a productive educational environment where students can learn
• Use innovation and integrated technology to improve the student experience and outcomes
• Supervise faculty and academic administrative staff as a manager, mentor, and coach
• Analyze current performance metrics/measures using data-driven processes
• Offer direction, leadership, and accountability
• Conduct job interviews for teachers and other potential faculty members as well as evaluating the performance of the current staff
• Create an attractive and engaging school culture for students and faculty

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
• Master’s degree from an accredited college or university
• Principal certification
• Minimum of three (3) years’ experience as an educational administrator in an early childhood or elementary school environment
• Minimum of five (5) years of instructional/classroom experience
• Exceptional oral and written professional communication skills
• Track record of successful educational leadership and student outcomes
• Worked with students of poverty
• Track record of instilling a strong school culture, accountability, and student success

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Both early childhood and elementary school experience
• Charter school experience
• STEM/STEAM curriculum experience

Salary & Benefits

SALARY AND BENEFITS:
Salary: $125,000 – $150,000
Benefits: Health, Vacation, Sick, Retirement, etc.

START DATE:
Flexible – Between March and end of May 2019

Application Procedures

Email the following to Executive Recruiter, John Meurer, at john@k12recruitmentgroup.com

• Subject Line: School Principal – Eagle Academy Public Charter School
• A detailed resume in Word Format that demonstrates your experience and accomplishments
• A cover letter describing your data-supported outcomes from prior schools and passion for working with children from urban at-risk communities
• List of 3-5 professional references

Program Description

MISSION: Eagle Academy Public Charter School’s mission is to build the foundation for a promising future for all students in a rich, robust learning environment that fosters creativity and problem-solving abilities. We emphasize cognitive, social, and emotional growth by engaging children as active learners in an inclusive learning environment.

SUMMARY: Eagle Academy Public Charter School is an innovative, early childhood urban school serving students PreK-3 through Grade 3. Eagle Academy provides students with opportunities to further their educational development both in and outside of the classroom. Students receive support through before and after-school programming, access to committed teachers, comprehensive wrap-around services, summer school, and a variety of specialized support staff. Additionally, an early intervention program supports students with identified exceptionalities with promising results. Eagle Academy’s curriculum and instructional program involves active, child-centered learning, and allows for students to have different levels of readiness. In every classroom, Eagle students and staff utilize an array of technological resources to support and enhance STEAM learning including Lexia, iXL, iPads, Chromebooks, Smartboards, and Promethean boards. We are seeking applicants that have been successful in developing teachers, classroom instruction, and a culture of hope with successful outcomes.

SCHOOL PROFILE:
• Type: City/Urban
• Student Enrollment: 690
• Ages/Grades Served: 3 years old through 3rd grade
• School Level: PreK-Grade 3
• Class size: 16 to 24 students
• School Characteristics: Arts Integration, Elementary School, Extended Academic Time, Pre-kindergarten, Science/Math/Engineering/Technology Focus, STEM
• Year Opened: 2003-04
• Locations/Campuses: 2

STUDENT DEMOGRAPHICS:
• African American: 98.6 %
• Economically Disadvantaged: 100.00%
• Special Education: 18%-23%
• At-Risk: 69.50%

Contact Info

Email the following to Executive Recruiter, John Meurer, at john@k12recruitmentgroup.com

• Subject Line: School Principal – Eagle Academy Public Charter School
• A detailed resume in Word Format that demonstrates your experience and accomplishments
• A cover letter describing your data-supported outcomes from prior schools and passion for working with children from urban at-risk communities
• List of 3-5 professional references

Your support will help us advance the quality of every child's one childhood.

Together, we are empowering exceptional education.