The Ferguson Florissant School District is seeking an outstanding educator for the position of Middle School Principal. The Ferguson Florissant School District, is fully-accredited by the state of Missouri, the district provides an excellent comprehensive educational program for more than 10,000 children from preschool through 12th grade. The Ferguson-Florissant School District has earned a national reputation as an innovative educational leader, and our staff works continually to provide the highest quality instructional program for our students.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Lead, develop, and implement the Building School Improvement Plan
Analyze data in the areas of student achievement, student discipline, student attendance and all areas evaluated under Missouri’s school accountability system.
Integrate culturally proficient and restorative practices into the operations of the building.
Provide effective instructional and curricular leadership to increase student achievement
Provide supervision and management of the instructional program
Effectively evaluate staff
Provide ongoing, meaningful professional development for staff
Select and assign personnel to meet school and district goals
Articulate the vision of the instructional program to students, faculty and community
Promote and maintain a positive school climate to facilitate teaching and learning, discipline, morale and attendance
Provide supports necessary to ensure the success of all students
Facilitate the building parent involvement program
Provide effective day-to-day operation of the organization
Provide efficient and effective allocation of resources to meet building and District needs
Communicate with parents and mediate concerns
Serve on building and District level committees
Perform other duties as assigned
Master’s Degree and valid Missouri Administrative Certification or eligible to obtain Missouri certification.
Minimum of 4 years of head principal experience
Current knowledge of effective instructional practices
Knowledge or experience in the use of performance-based evaluation to improve instruction
Commitment to insuring that all students achieve at high levels
Proven instructional leadership ability
Management skills and ability in planning, organization, task completion and decision-making
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Must have commitment to the individual worth, dignity, potential and success of each child
Ability to work with, and contribute to, building a high-energy team
Experience with school improvement and change processes
Experience in data-driven decision making
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary and benefits
260 Day Contract July 1 – June 30
Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education Lev
Internal Number: 2017
About Ferguson-Florissant School District
The Ferguson-Florissant School District is a community of families and neighborhoods located in suburban St. Louis, Mo.
Fully-accredited by the state of Missouri, the district provides an excellent comprehensive educational program for more than 11,000 children from preschool through 12th grade. The district is comprised of seven primary schools (PreK-2), six elementary schools (3-5), two sixth grade centers, two middle schools (7-8), two high schools and one alternative school as well as a nationally-recognized early education program, the PROBE gifted education program, the award-winning Challenger Learning Center, Little Creek Nature Area, the Innovation School at Cool Valley, a STEAM middle school and a STEAM high school.
The Ferguson-Florissant School District has earned a national reputation as an innovative educational leader, and the staff works continually to provide the highest quality instructional program for our students.
From preschool through high school, our programs offer excellent educational opportunities for students. Our nationally-acclaimed early education program includes Parents as Teachers, free preschool for three- and four-year-olds, early childh...ood special education programs, child day care and full-day kindergarten. Both of the district's high schools have earned national Project Lead the Way (PLTW) certification for their science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) curriculum. PLTW certification marks our schools as providers of a rigorous curriculum that allows students to apply what they learn in math and science to real-life engineering and technology projects.
Our overall curriculum emphasizes the basic subject areas and our instructional strategies are designed to help students be successful. We help our students master the basics, develop practical life skills, become problem-solvers, learn to communicate and work effectively with others, and develop patterns for lifelong learning.
More information is available on this website and on our social media pages (Facebook, Twitter and YouTube) to help parents and community members learn about our schools and programs.
For further information, please contact the district's communications department at (314)687-1913 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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8855 Dunn Rd.
Hazelwood, MO 63042
PHONE: (314) 687-1910
Ferguson-Florissant School District