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Elementary School Principal (WEST)

LaGrangeville, New York 12540
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Elementary School Principal (WEST)

Title: Elementary School Principal (Joseph D’Aquanni/West Rd Intermediate School)
  • New York State Certification as a School Building Leader (S.B.L.) or School Administration and Supervision (S.A.S.) or School District Administrator (S.D.A.)
  • Experience as a building administrator preferred, doctorate preferred
Reports To: Superintendent or his/her designee
Supervises: All school staff and others as assigned
Job Description:
We are currently seeking applicants for Joseph D’Aquanni/West Road Intermediate School Principal, effective July 1, 2021. This school serves approximately 350 students in grades 3-5 with a staff of approximately 75. The successful candidate will serve as lead learner and model effective instructional strategies for faculty. The final candidate must possess knowledge of balanced assessment and fluency with the academic, social, and emotional needs of intermediate level students. Additionally, the candidate must be able to effectively supervise school improvement within the Professional Learning Community framework, support future ready learning, and be systems oriented. Excellent communication skills, rapport building skills, and demonstrated commitment to equity/inclusiveness, are prerequisites.
Performance Responsibilities:
Specific activities include, but are not limited to the following:

Instructional Leadership
  • Initiate, design, and implement programs that meet the specific needs of all students
  • Create a master schedule of courses and teaching assignments within established guidelines to meet student needs
  • Assist in the development, revision, and evaluation of the curriculum
  • Supervise student support services to enhance individual student education and personal development
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of data analysis protocols and effectively use data to communicate the strengths and areas of improvement for the instructional program
  • Supervise all professional, paraprofessional, administrative and non-professional personnel involved with the school
  • Provide quality professional learning for staff
  • Orient newly assigned staff members and assist in their professional growth
  • Evaluate and counsel staff members regarding their individual and group performance
  • Apply high professional standards to the recruiting, screening, hiring, training, assigning and evaluating of the school’s professional staff
  • Establish a school climate, which fosters high standards for student conduct and self-discipline
  • Work with students, teachers, staff, parents and administrators to develop and implement the District’s Code of Conduct in accordance with the due process rights of students
  • Keep the Superintendent and Central Office Administration informed of the school's events, activities and/or potential concerns
  • Present to the Board of Education at the request of the Superintendent
  • Work with various members of the Central Administrative Staff on school (e.g., transportation, personnel, instruction and curriculum issues, special services, etc.)
  • Maintain responsibility for the overall supervision and administration of all student activity programs, including all extra-curricular programs of the school in accordance with the policies and guidelines of the Arlington Central School District
  • Supervise the daily use of the school facilities for both academic and nonacademic purposes
  • Interpret and enforce District policies and administrative regulations
  • Conduct meetings of the staff as necessary for the proper functioning of the school
  • Assume responsibility for the physical and emotional safety of the school, including but not limited to, the planning and supervision of all safety drills and an emergency preparedness program
  • Attend and participate in-district meetings and committees
  • Respond to written and oral requests for information in a timely manner
  • Delegate authority to responsible personnel to assume responsibility for the school in the absence of the Principal
  • Complete State and Federal reports (as needed)
  • Promote and develop the leadership capacities of staff in the building
  • Prepare and administer the school’s budget
  • Maintain and control the various local funds generated by student activities
  • Supervises the maintenance of all required building records and reports
Professional Learning
  • Lead building level professional learning
  • Establish clear and measurable performance goals
  • Implement all aspects of the Annual Professional Performance Review and supervise the evaluation process for all staff members
  • Assume responsibility for his/her own professional growth and development through membership and participation in the affairs of professional organizations, attendance at regional, state, and national meetings, and continuing educational activities
Community Relations
  • Engage stakeholders, including students, parents, faculty, and community members, in a shared commitment to the goals and priorities of the District
  • Maintain active relationships with students and parents - seek to be a visible and accessible presence who portrays an effective role model for students and staff
  • Attend school sponsored activities and functions
  • Establish and maintain relationships with local community groups and individuals in order to foster understanding and solicit support for overall school objectives and programs
  • Use proven data analysis protocol to communicate successes and challenges of the school community to stakeholders

Perform such duties in addition to those described above as may be assigned by the Superintendent or his/her designee A competitive salary commensurate with experience will be offered. For additional information go to https://arlingtonschools.recruitfront.com/JobPostingCategory?CID=12711 and click on Current Vacancies. Applications will be accepted through April 6, 2021.



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Arlington Central School District
LaGrangeville, New York 12540

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