Principal Qualifications

In addition to the minimal certification requirement, the principal shall have at least:

  1. Working knowledge of curriculum and instruction;
  2. The ability to evaluate instructional program and teaching effectiveness;
  3. The ability to manage budget and personnel and coordinate campus functions;
  4. The ability to explain policy, procedures, and data;
  5. Strong communications, public relations, and interpersonal skills;
  6. Three years of creditable teaching experience as a classroom teacher;
  7. Prior experience in instructional leadership roles; and
  8. Other qualifications deemed necessary by the Board.

Sherman ISD


LDU 2017.03

DATE ISSUED: 1/4/2018