Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), the nation’s 10th largest school division, located in the Washington, D.C. region is seeking a dynamic new principal for Lake Braddock Secondary School. The school was recently ranked by U.S. News and World Report as a Gold Medal School, ranked in the top 2 percent of all high schools in the United States.
Lake Braddock Secondary School is one of three secondary schools within FCPS and is comprised of two sub-schools middle and high school. Lake Braddock’s instructional programs are designed to prepare students to be academically competitive in a constantly changing world.
Lake Braddock SAT scores are above the national average, and 95 percent of the students go to a two-year or four-year college or university. Advanced Placement (AP) courses are offered in every major discipline, and honors classes are also available to challenge and prepare underclassmen for the rigors of the AP curriculum. An extensive and varied electives program expands concepts presented in core classes and offers opportunities for exploration in the fine and practical arts, business, and technology disciplines.
The principal directs and is accountable for the planning, assessment, instructional leadership, communication, community relations, and safety and administrative management required to manage the instructional and special programs, organization, and facilities of Lake Braddock Secondary School.
Postgraduate Professional License with endorsements in administration and supervision preK-12, plus seven years of progressively more responsible experience in teaching and administration or supervision, with a minimum of three years administrative experience. A regionally competitive salary and benefit package will be offered.
Preferred start date of 2/1/19; however, start date may be negotiable.
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As the 10th largest school division in the U.S., FCPS serves a diverse student population of more than 188,000 students in grades pre-K through 12 and represents more than 182 spoken languages.
Nearly 93 percent of FCPS students graduate on time, and more than 93 percent plan to pursue post-secondary education.
FCPS offers a comprehensive support program for new teachers. Through the Great Beginnings program, new teachers are mentored on professional teaching standards and receive ongoing program assessment. In addition, we offer professional development opportunities and patented shared teacher lesson planning resources.
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