Posted: Thursday, February 15, 2018 3:03 AM
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Job Title: Principal : Southwest High School (Authorized IB World School) and Requisition ID number: 54545
Site: Locations may vary on a routine basis.
Close Date: No established closing date; open until filled
Full/Part Time: Varies
Functional Area: Administrative
This position is a candidate pool and not a specific position at a school or department. This position may require an initial screening interview before being placed into the Candidate Pool. There may not be an available position(s) at the time of application but positions can become available at any time. The candidate pool is used to refer qualified applicants to the site/department with the open position. Human Resources will process your application, and once approved, your name will be sent to the Site(s) and or Department(s) with available positions.
Resume and Cover Letter are mandatory for any position.
Principal : Southwest High School (Authorized IB World School)
About Minneapolis Public Schools Principals And Assistant Principals
School leaders in the MPS system are responsible for setting an ambitious vision for student achievement and leading the school community to realize that vision. Principals and Assistant Principals strategically implement the schools mission, manage resources, lead students, and manage staff to ensure that every student in Minneapolis Public Schools is prepared to succeed in college, career, and life.
About Southwest High School
Southwest High School is the largest high school in the Minneapolis Public School district, serving approximately 1900 students. Southwest students speak 29 different languages, and over 12 of the student body is served by the English Language Learner (ELL) program. Nearly 12 of students receive academic support from a wide range of special educational services. Additionally, 38 of students meet federal poverty guidelines, qualifying them for free or reduced lunch.
As an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, Southwest has a long:standing history of academic excellence. We offer the Diploma Programme, the Middle Years Programme, and the Career:related Programme which focuses on business and computer science. Southwest offers Advanced Placement courses to students. Our extensive Special Education programs serve a variety of student needs. Southwest takes great pride in providing open access to advanced course offerings to all students.
As an IB world school, we place high value in the richness that comes from the diversity of ideas, experiences, beliefs, and backgrounds interacting within our community. We strive to foster a learning environment where our students can practice and demonstrate the attributes of the IB Learner Profile. Within this framework, Southwest purposefully integrates fine arts, both performing and visual, into the curriculum to create pathways to holistic learning for all students.
Southwest, a Community Partnership School, relies on the participation and involvement of its stakeholders and promotes shared leadership through collaboration between administration, leadership council and committees made up of students, families, and staff. Southwest students are acutely aware of both their role within the global community and their ability to be agents of change. They are committed to social justice and the betterment of the local and global communities.
INSPIRE PEOPLE and TEAMS: Effectively lead a high:performing team of teachers, academic support professionals, and operational support staff.
:Communicate regularly with staff to identify and address individual student needs and barriers
:Recruit and select staff members based on evidence of a commitment to high levels o
• Location: Minneapolis / St. paul
• Post ID: 29498732 minneapolis