Regional School District 13 invites future-focused leaders to apply for the position of high school principal. Coginchaug Regional High School serves approximately 450 learners in Grades 9-12 who live in the towns of Durham and Middlefield. The successful candidate will exhibit the district’s core ethical values of respect, responsibility, honesty, kindness, and courage in supporting learners to thrive and contribute as global citizens. Regional School District 13 is currently reimagining our fundamental educational design to better empower our learners to navigate the dynamic and complex world of life after graduation, and we need our high school principal to play a major role leading and facilitating learner-centered transformations for our oldest learners. In the principal of Coginchaug Regional High School, we seek a systems thinker and iterative designer who is comfortable leading and empowering teachers to dramatically expand the boundaries of traditional educational practices. We also seek an exemplar communicator and collaborator, who understands the unique and critical relationship that exists between a high school and the community it serves. Finally, we are seeking an individual with great passion and energy for learning and meeting the needs of all learners in the midst of a global pandemic. Although we will consider all qualified applicants, our preferred candidate will have relevant and successful experience in teaching and/or leadership at the secondary level.
Must hold or be eligible for Connecticut Intermediate Administration or Supervision Endorsement (092).
Start Date: July 1, 2021 (The successful candidate will be expected to start no later that August 1, 2021)
Additional Salary Information: *Additional stipend for doctorate;
A comprehensive benefit package including health/dental/vision coverage, life insurance, retirement plan, tax-sheltered annuity, and paid sick/personal/vacation days will be provided in accordance with the RSD 13 Administrator Professional Bargaining Agreement.
Internal Number: 464
About Regional School District 13
Coginchaug Regional High School serves approximately 450 learners in Grades 9-12 who live in the towns of Durham and Middlefield, CT. The successful candidate will exhibit the district’s core ethical values of respect, responsibility, honesty, kindness, and courage in supporting learners to thrive and contribute as global citizens. We invite applicants to join our team of exemplary teachers, administrators, and support staff dedicated to meeting the needs of children, adults and families in the Durham/Middlefield community. Located just 10 minutes south of downtown Middletown, CT, the region thrives with its farms, golf courses, ski resort, state parks, orchards, local markets, and Connecticut’s largest agricultural event, the Durham Fair. Regional District 13, serving the towns of Middlefield and Durham, educates approximately 1,500 students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. Our facilities include one high school, two middle schools and two elementary schools. The district offers a challenging academic curriculum, designed with a student-centered framework for teaching and learning.