St. Amelia’s School, located at 2999 Eggert Road, Tonawanda, New York, is presently searching for a full-time experienced leader in elementary education for the position of Principal.
St. Amelia’s School has for over fifty years provided academic excellence in Erie County. It is committed to being a child-focused environment, stimulating academic distinction and growth with an emphasis on Catholic identity and family values with respect for self and others. We are committed to balancing physical, spiritual, intellectual, and social growth of our students and constantly encouraging staff to personal advancement and growth. The school follows an instructional program designed to meet the NYS Department of Education mandates and Diocese of Buffalo Department of Catholic Education standards. A full range of classes, including Technology, Physical Education, Spanish, Art, Music, Accelerated Math and Science are offered. A before and after school care, extra curricular sports and academic activities are in place. The school principal will work directly with the Pastor to continue to work toward the growth of the school as well as work to develop a five-year strategic plan. St. Amelia’s has the benefit of a united, cohesive faculty and a strong Home School Association.
Masters Degree in Education/Educational Administration
Elementary Catholic School experience preferred minimum of five years
NYS Certification in Administration
Previous experience in Administration minimum of five years-preferred
Active Roman Catholic, committed to spiritual growth and faith
The mission of St. Amelia School is to provide a quality Catholic education that instills in students the spirit of Jesus Christ in a positive, caring environment, which allows students to achieve excellence and become responsible citizens in our community.
The St. Amelia School advantage is reflected in the philosophy that permeates the total education program and lives of the faculty and students. This philosophy challenges students to improve the world by living gospel values and sharing Christ’s message of salvation. They grow to understand the roots of their faith and their responsibilities as Christians.
We are the only Catholic elementary school in the area to boast these 5 Stars:
• A National School of Excellence
• A New York State School of Excellence
• A National School of Character
• Rated “Excellent” by the Council on Private Education
• Middle States Accredited