St. Pius X Catholic High School, a co-educational, college preparatory high school located in Atlanta, Georgia, seeks a visionary principal beginning on July 1, 2020. Opened in 1958 and accredited by AdvancED/Cognia, St. Pius X serves a student body of approximately 1100 students with 102 professional staff members. St. Pius X Catholic High School offers 27 AP (Advanced Placement) Courses, sponsors 66 athletic teams, and is recognized for outstanding drama, music and art program offerings. In addition, SPX is a seven-time recipient of the Director’s Cup sponsored by the Georgia High School Athletic Association – recognizing both athletic success and outstanding sportsmanship among school sponsored teams. Responsibilities of the principal encompass: nurturing and upholding strong Catholic Identity in all aspects of school life; ongoing development of rigorous academic standards; supporting and recruiting a highly qualified teaching staff; supervising the educational program; and, working collaboratively with the administrative team for the smooth and efficient operations of the school
The successful candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Catholic Church; additional requirements include: hold a minimum of a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership; have a minimum of five years of Catholic high school chief administrative experience; exhibit superior communication skills; model a collaborative leadership style to lead others in the mission of Catholic education; demonstrate knowledge in current areas of professional development; practice effective instructional leadership; and, demonstrate proficiency with encouraging the integration of technology across the academic program. To learn more about St. Pius X Catholic High School, please visit the school’s website www.spx.org Interested candidates should send a resume, letter of interest and three references by January 29, 2020 to: Dr. Diane Starkovich, Superintendent of Schools, Archdiocese of Atlanta, 2401 Lake Park Drive S.E. Smyrna, Georgia 30080-8862 or electronically to email@example.com No phone calls, please.