North Callaway R-1 School District

Terms of Employment:  Eleven month contract, but due to the year long responsibilities the Principal works  July 1 through June 30 and takes the number of working days in July as time off within the year as arranged with the Superintendent.

Reports To: Superintendent

Evaluation: Position performance will be evaluated annually by the Superintendent of Schools in accordance with provisions of the Board's policy on Certified Personnel Performance Evaluation.

Job Summary: The principal is the person responsible for the school attendance center to which they are assigned. They receive direction and guidance from the Superintendent of Schools. They cooperate with other principals, supervisors and teachers in the school system in the development of overall educational policies and practices. Within their assigned school attendance center, the principal assumes the responsibility for leadership to organize the school for effective administration, to give direction to their instructional staff, to promote wholesome cooperation among teachers, and to develop in cooperation with the entire instructional staff, a comprehensive educational program designed to serve the needs of all students.

Qualifications of the Principal: The principal shall have completed a Master’s Degree in Education and shall hold a valid Missouri principal’s certificate. Experience in a supervisory or administrative capacity is desirable.


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