DP(LOCAL) - PERSONNEL POSITIONS

Principal Qualifications

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

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

Harris County Department of Education

DP(LOCAL)-HCDE

LDU

DATE ISSUED: 8/5/2004