Principal - Knob Noster R-VIII
Position: Principal
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: High School Principal
Job Location: Knob Noster Public Schools
Beginning: Aug 01, 2021
Deadline: Feb 15, 2021**
District: Knob Noster R-VIII
Knob Noster, MO 65336
Telephone: 660-563-3186
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Job Description:
Knob Noster Public Schools is seeking a dynamic leader to serve as Principal of Knob Noster High School for the 2021-2022 School Year, following the retirement of our current principal. 
 
Knob Noster High School consistently performs at the top of the state and ranked as the Number 1 rural high school in Missouri for College and Career Readiness for the last two years by U.S. News and World Report.  Innovative academic programs abound at KNHS, including programs in STEM, Robotics, Aviation, Cybersecurity, JROTC, Advanced Placement, World Language, Agriculture, Public Service, and Leadership.  KNHS is in the process of shifting to a career pathways/academies model and is developing a regional industry council to further enhance student outcomes.  In addition, the district is pursuing opportunities to establish an all-new Knob Noster High School Innovation Campus in the next five years.
Knob Noster Public Schools is the resident district of Whiteman Air Force Base, home to the strategic B-2 Stealth Bomber mission.  KNPS serves a 70% military-connected student population, making it one of a handful of heavily military-impacted schools in the nation.  The Air Force recently ranked Whiteman Air Force Base as Number 1 out of all 154 Air Force installations in the country in regard to quality of public education.  KNHS was the foundation for this achievement.
The successful candidate will demonstrate diverse professional knowledge, a vision of excellence, a student-centered focus, a positive, team-oriented attitude, and the capacity and commitment to elevate Knob Noster High School to the next levels of success.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a honed focus on the ongoing identification, recruitment, and retention of unique human capital capable of achieving excellence in academic, athletic, and extracurricular programs.
 
Interested, qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online at www.knobnoster.k12.mo.us. A competitive compensation package commensurate with experience and credentials will be offered with a salary range of $85,000 to $115,000, along with a highly-desirable work calendar.  This position will remain open until filled. 
The links below provide insight into the culture of our district, our academic performance, and our close partnership with Whiteman Air Force Base as we work together to provide excellence in education for our students. 
Partnership of Excellence Highlight Video
Partners in Innovation Highlight Video
DODEA Grant Announcement Highlight Video
Forbes Highlight Article
Knob Noster Public Schools - Our Mission Is Student Success! 

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
**** REAP Applicants: If you want to notify the school district of your interest in this job, click here.

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