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Description of school:
Home to about 40,000 residents,Groton is located on Fishers Island Sound, midway between Boston and New York.
The town boasts considerable diversity, and the schools unite Center Groton, the City of Groton, Groton Long Point, Mystic, Old Mystic, Noank, Poquonnock Bridge, and Pleasant Valley. Groton is home to the U.S. Naval Submarine Base, Electric Boat, Pfizer, and UCONN Avery Point. In addition, Grotons beaches, parks, golfing, sailing, rowing, tennis, restaurants, and many other attractions lure visitors from around the world.
The Groton schools seeks an experienced, dynamic, and proactive principal who will:
Deepen and expand work on our vision of a graduate
Think and plan strategically
Inspire others to excel
Commit to caring, inclusive leadership
Serve as an instructional leader and coach
Be familiar with International Baccalaureate programs and
Generate a spirit of teamwork and collaboration
Champion issues of access, diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging
Commit to high expectations, consistency, and follow through
Nurture trusting relationships
Possess CT 092 certification
Have previous experience as principal or assistant principal
Groton Public Schools at a Glance:
The Groton Public Schools educate about 4,000 students in grades PK-12. Our 33 administrators,
380 certified teachers, and 438 classified staff offer a progressive and balanced program supported by advanced technology. Students enjoy a rigorous academic experience that includes Advanced Placement (AP} courses and the International Baccalaureate (IB} program at the high school.
All middle school students participate in the IB Middle Years Program.
Students may enrich their learning in over 120 clubs and activities ranging from sports to fine arts, robotics, and journalism
Robert E. Fitch High School:
Home to over 1000 students, Grades 9-12
Certified staff: about 114
Diverse student body
Four-year graduation rate of nearly 92%
International Baccalaureate program
The Groton Public Schools have engaged the services of the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education
(CABE} Search Services to support its search for qualified candidates. .
A cover letter indicating interest in the position
A CABE Search Services application (cabe.org, services, search services, application}
A current resume
A minimum of three recent letters of professional reference
Undergraduate and graduate transcripts
A copy of professional certification (092}
To ensure full consideration and confidentiality, all materials should be emailed to Dr. Mary Broderick at email@example.com and include REF: IBSchoolJobs.com - Application for Position as Principal in the subject line of your mail.