Date: March 16, 2020
Position: Assistant Principal (Carson Middle School / Fountain Middle School)
Starting Date: July 20, 2020
Salary: $87,541 - $109,338 (2019-2020 salary schedule)
Fountain-Fort Carson School District #8 has anticipated an Assistant Principal position for the 2020-2021 school year at both Carson Middle School and Fountain Middle School.
Assist principal in supervision of employees including serving as an instructional leader assigning and directing work, interviewing, evaluating performance, disciplining and resolving issues. Provide leadership for students by overseeing daily building operation, identifying instructional needs and solutions, and coordinating student activities and programs. Monitor professional development in classrooms and grade level/content area meeting in accordance to the school and district goals and objectives. Implement and monitor school-wide behavioral expectations and policies including monitoring attendance trends and overseeing truancy interventions; address safety and welfare issues by holding meetings with parents, investigating incidents, documenting findings, contacting proper authorities and conforming to legal requirements and regulations.
Minimum five years secondary teaching experience.
Possess a MA Degree or higher.
A valid Type D Colorado Certificate/Principal's license or be eligible for same at the time of employment.
Knowledge of standardized testing processes.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Administrative experience preferred.
Special Education experience preferred.
"To develop generations of world class learners capable of being successful members of society; by providing a positive, empowering, and safe environment where academic excellence is the desired result for all students."
Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight spans an area of approximately 150 square miles. The city of Fountain, Fort Carson Military Installation, Rock Creek Township, and several surrounding rural areas all fall within the District parameters. Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight has experienced consistent growth.
Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight includes eight elementary schools and one dedicated preschool. Four of the elementary schools and the preschool are located in the city of Fountain (Aragon, Jordahl, Mesa, Eagleside Elementary schools, and Conrad Early Learning Center) while the other four elementary schools (Abrams, Patriot, Mountainside, and Weikel Elementary schools) are located on Fort Carson. The district has two middle schools. Fountain Middle School is located in the city of Fountain and Carson Middle School is located on Fort Carson. The district's two high schools, Fountain-Fort Carson High School and Welte Education Center, are both located in the city of Fountain.
Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight boasts award-winning and nationally recognized schools. District Eight is recognized by Colorado Government officials and the State Board of Education as a leader in student achievement. The District is a model for lowering the achievement gap for minority students and low socio-economic children.
District site: www.ffc8.org School site:
CMS - https://www.ffc8.org/CMS
FMS - https://www.ffc8.org/FMS
Closing Date for Completed Application Packet: March 30, 2020 (at 3:00 p.m.)
A completed packet must include:
(We recommend completing the questions in Word and then copy and paste into the application.)?
Address cover letter to:
Joel D. Hamilton
Executive Director of Human Resources
10665 Jimmy Camp Road
Fountain, CO 80817
03/16/20 Vacancy posted
03/30/20 at 3pm Application process closes
04/01/20 Paper screen
04/03/20 Admin Preliminary interviews
04/07/20 Building Preliminary interviews
04/08/20 Final Superintendent interviews
07/20/20 Date of employment
Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8