Administrator Application

QUALIFICATIONS OF PRINCIPAL

A principal in a Catholic school should be a knowledgeable and practicing Catholic.  The principal should also have a thorough understanding of and commitment to the Catholic philosophy of education and the Witness Statement for Those Who Service in Catholic Education. 

Principals should have prior teaching experience.  A number of these years should have been in Catholic education.

Principals are expected to hold a current state teaching certificate and have a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership/Administration or a Master’s degree with at least twenty hours of graduate work in Educational Leadership/Administration or state certification in Educational Leadership/Administration.  Applicants are also expected to hold an elementary school religion teacher certificate or religion coordinator certificate from the Archdiocese of Saint Louis.  

Requirements for Missouri Elementary, Middle School and High School Principal certification can be found at the Missouri DESE website:  
https://dese.mo.gov/ 

To complete an application please click on the following to download and complete the necessary documents.

ADMINISTRATOR APPLICATION    

REFERENCE LETTER TEMPLATES & BACKGROUND CHECK REGISTRATION FORM