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School Principals ensure an optimal education environment in the institutions they run. Usual work activities described in a School Principal resume are recruiting and instructing employees, maintaining high academic standards, budgeting, implementing school policies, making sure safety guidelines are followed, and visiting classrooms. Based on our collection of resume samples, the ideal candidate should demonstrate education experience, leadership, attention to details, analytical thinking, and problem-solving orientation. Most School Principals hold at least a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.

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High School Principal, H.s. Assistant Principal, M.s. Assistant Principal

Evaluated and coordinated educational and extracurricular programs

  • Coordinated and supervised all administrative functions of the building
  • Addressed all human resource issues: Personnel hiring and negotiations
  • Monitored and evaluated 50 member staff
  • Analyzed Acuity Data, Testing and Scheduling to improve achievement
  • Created and implemented various student programs, attendance contracts, disruptive student policies and perfect attendance incentives to motivate students and to encourage accountability
  • Created and implemented CIC Academic Award Program in conjunction with surrounding area principals
  • Planned and lead staff meetings, student meetings and parent meetings
  • Oversaw Alternative School Program
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
MS
Administration / Supervision
12

Middle School Principal/director

Hired to improve the school's discipline system, teacher retention and special education program.

  • Accomplished objectives, plus improved the overall tone to support the proficient teachers and to assist those in need of improvement.
  • Set up a positive reinforcement system
  • Used management skills to refine the school's overall operational system.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Elementary / Special Education
BS
Business Administration
13

High School Principal

Created a true Freshman Academy, as well as six "schools within a school".

  • Reduced dropout rate through innovative intervention and "drop in" programs.
  • Implemented innovative strategies resulting in double digit EOC composite score gains over first testing cycle as principal (from 67% to 80.1%).
  • Developed effective PLC program aligned with current Common Core and Evaluation Standards, resulting in effective communication and positive growth.
  • Featured presenter at North Carolina's Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement (CCSA), April 2011.
  • Reduced Dropout Rate by 50% in first year as principal.
  • Reduced reportable offenses 50% in first year as principal.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
Master of Arts
Social Studies
14

Summer School Principal

  • Increased number of successful potential graduates
  • Managed school data and grade reporting activities
  • Coordinated staff recruitment, interviewing, hiring, and retention activities
  • Created and maintained the master scheduler
  • Directed workflow, supervised staff, and led & appraised instructional delivery
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BBA
Business Management
MS
Administration
15

High School Principal

First high school in the nation to be selected for the Milken Family Foundation - Teacher Advancement Program (TAP)

  • Developed collaborative learning teacher teams with on-going job-embedded professional development
  • Field tested, developed, and taught specific reading/writing strategies to improve literacy across all content areas
  • Facilitated culture and philosophical shift by becoming active in SREB High Schools That Work network
  • Developed a school-wide improvement model to produce sustainable change within school community
  • National and state presenter for TAP, HSTW, and various state conferences
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BSE
Special And Elementary Education
MA
Master of Arts
16

Elementary School Principal

Ran a charter school in Chicago for an educational management company.

  • Worked in a multicultural environment that celebrated differences in cultures and coordinated with team leaders to create a highly academic and rigorous school climate.
  • Incited double digit growth in standardized test results by providing school-wide professional development workshops in reading, math, science, and writing.
  • Coordinated the development of and successfully wrote grants for a staff resource center, new library and computer lab for Chicago Foundation for Education, National Dairy Council, and the Walton Foundation.
  • Worked with parents to build a strong school community and effective communication.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Elementary Education
MA
Master of Arts
MBA
Marketing And Human Resources Management
17

Secretary to The High School Principal

Provided secretarial services and managed the school office.

  • Prepared for substitute teachers.
  • Distributed weekly bulletins, monthly and quarterly reports.
  • Prepared agenda and recorded minutes for staff meetings.
  • Supported principal and teachers in enhancing student achievement.
  • Supervised five student assistants per semester.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Business Information Systems
18

School Principal

Set, review, establish, and enforce school policy, procedures, rules, standards and goals.

  • Counsel and provide guidance to students regarding personal, academic, vocational, or behavioral issues.
  • Confer with parents and staff to discuss educational activities, policies, and student behavioral or learning problems.
  • Observe teaching methods and examine learning materials to evaluate and standardize curricula and teaching techniques, and to determine areas where improvement is needed.
  • Collaborate with teachers to develop and maintain curriculum standards and set performance goals and objectives.
  • Plan and lead professional development activities for teachers, administrators, and support staff.
  • Coordinate and direct extracurricular programs such as after-school events and athletic contests.
  • Contact staff, students, or parents to respond to inquiries or to notify them of results concerning school issues or any planned adjustments.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
Communications
MA
Education Administration
19

Educational Consultant, English Teacher, High School Principal

  • Developed virtual class structure, student management system, character education program
  • Created after school program English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Established clubs, tutoring and community outreach program for students
Candidate Info
39
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BS
English Education
20

Elementary School Principal

  • Grades K-5, Enrollment 600 Students, Title 1 School with a 60% at-risk population.
  • Served as instructional coach to teachers. At least 50% of each week observing and providing one-on-one feedback to teachers.
  • Initiated teaching of literacy strategies in the content areas. Served as building literacy coach for content area teachers.
  • Initiated Student-Lead Conferencing and Student Data Portfolios.
  • Restructured support program for students in need of intervention.
  • Tiered Reading support program for students identified by grade level teams.
  • Math Plus initiated-extra time for Mathematics support.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English Minor
MA
Teaching Elementary Education

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