Pettis County R-XII School District

The Pettis County R-XII school district in Sedalia, MO (Dresden) is seeking a PreK–8th elementary principal for the 2019-20 school year.  The Pettis County R-XII school district is located 5 miles west of Sedalia, MO on 50 Hwy.  Our district has approximately 140 students enrolled.  We offer excellent salary and benefits within a supportive school environment.  Requirements for the elementary principal position are:

  • Create and sustain a positive and structured school culture.
  • Knowledge and experience with the Professional Learning Communities (PLC).
  • Wide-ranging knowledge and experience with effective instructional practices.
  • Five (5) years successful elementary classroom experience (preferred).
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.
  • Maintain high academic and behavioral expectations.
  • Lead Professional Development, demonstrate effective organizational skills, monitor and maintain building goals and strategic plans.
  • Ability to analyze, understand and explain student assessment data.
  • Develop and continuously review curriculum.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Perform other duties as assigned in conjunction with managing this building.

All applicants should include:  1) Letter of Interest, 2) Evidence of Certifications, 3) Resume, 4) College Transcripts, 5) Letters of Recommendation (minimum 3), 6) Completed Application.

Link to application:


Please send documentation to Mr. Travis Moore, Superintendent, Pettis County R-XII, 22675 Depot Road, Sedalia, MO 65301.  For further questions contact the superintendent at tmoore@pettisr12.k12.mo.us or (660) 826-5385 x.102.  Position will be open until filled.