Principals are the educational administrators and managers of their schools. Principals, subject to the supervision and direction of the Superintendent, supervise the operation and management of their school and property and evaluate all building level staff.
Each Principal, working in conjunction with the School Council, will develop and implement appropriate guidelines and standards for student behavior and staff conduct to ensure a safe, supportive learning environment. All such guidelines will be consistent with District policies, state law and procedures of the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Each Principal will work cooperatively with other District administrators to ensure equity among schools and consistency of curriculum development and delivery.
The duties of Principals are defined in their contracts of employment, District policies, state law and procedures of the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The job descriptions for these positions are on file in the Superintendent’s office.