Principal - Propel McKeesport

Propel Schools

Date: 07/07/2020

Location: McKeesport, PA

Propel Schools seeks a dedicated and inspirational Principal for its McKeesport School. The Principal oversees school performance and operations, making structural, budgetary and personnel decisions that promote the vision and instructional best practices of Propel Schools. As a member of the senior team, the Principal will play a pivotal role in leading a high-performing community of teachers and administrators and in enhancing a participatory, student-centered and rigorously outcomes-drive culture. If you are resilient, hardworking, team-oriented, open to feedback, have grit, and are willing to do whatever it takes to contribute to closing the achievement gap for children impacted by poverty and race, then we invite you to consider a career with Propel Schools.


  • Drive and support implementation of Propel Schools vision and Promising Principles to ensure a positive, achievement-focused school culture among teachers, staff and students
  • Lead, supervise, and develop a high-functioning team of educators and operations personnel who are focused on driving superior academic performance and fostering personal responsibility
  • Supervise instructional methods, evaluate lesson plans and coach teachers to ensure effective instructional strategies
  • Engage parents and other community members in school and extracurricular activities to engender a neighborhood-centered approach to learning and development
  • Create, manage, and evaluate operational processes to ensure consistency with Propel Schools’ values and goals
  • Maintain compliance with state and federal regulations for education standards/requirements
  • Ensure effective collection and analysis of student performance data to identify struggling students, curriculum shortfalls, and teacher quality issues

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