High School Principal 2024-2025

High School Principal 2024-2025

locationAnnapolis, MD, USA
PublishedPublished: 2/7/2024
ExpiresExpires: 4/7/2024
Leadership / Executive
Full Time
3 - 5 Years

Position Title: Principal

School: St. Mary’s High School, Grades 9 through 12

Reports To:  President of St. Mary’s School, Pastor of St. Mary’s Parish

Catholic:  Required

St. Mary’s Parish is a vibrant Catholic congregation located in historic Annapolis, Maryland serving over 5,000 families. St. Mary’s Parish includes St. Mary’s Church, St. John Neumann Mission Church, St.  Mary’s Elementary School and St. Mary’s High School.  The parish is seeking to fill the position of Principal of the High School with a dynamic leader to guide the education of approximately 520 students in grades 9 through 12.

Job Responsibilities:

In conjunction with and reporting directly to, the School President, the High School Principal:

  • Is the spiritual and educational leader responsible for all aspects of high school life, operations, and safety, in accordance with Archdiocesan policies and protocols,
  • Works consistently toward improving the quality of instruction by selecting exceptional teachers and fostering the professional growth of the instructional staff,
  • Provides direct supervision, evaluation, motivation, and guidance to the Assistant Principals, faculty, and support staff,
  • Inspires colleagues to work to their fullest potential, taking the lead role in the creation of a culture of excellence and accountability,
  • Works with the Elementary School Principal to encourage collaboration and community between the two units (Elementary School and High School) of St. Mary’s School,
  • Aids in formulating strategic enrollment goals and actively recruiting families to the school,
  • Embodies, manifests, and advocates Catholic faith and spirituality while promoting a Christ-centered environment,
  • Effectively communicates with parents and other constituents so that the mission, philosophy, educational goals, and other aspects of the Parish and Schools are clearly articulated,
  • Seeks to facilitate and coordinate spiritual, academic, and community programs in the High School.


  • Demonstrated commitment to the mission of Catholic education,
  • Practicing Roman Catholic, fully able to participate in the sacramental life of the Church,
  • Master's degree in educational administration, curriculum development, or similar focus, from an accredited institution, 
  • Advanced Professional Certificate with an Administrator II endorsement
  • Three or more years of core subject teaching experience in a Catholic school (high school level preferred),
  • Administrative experience in a Catholic school (i.e., Principal, Assistant Principal, Curriculum Coordinator, etc.).

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Required degree level

  • Master

Years of experience

  • 3 - 5 Years

Required languages

  • English