Saint Patrick Catholic School in Fredericksburg, VA, is seeking a Principal effective July 1, 2019. 

The school is fully accredited and enrolls approximately 200 students, pre-K–8. Saint Patrick Catholic School provides an excellent education for our students in faith-based environment. 

The parish and school form one community working together to advance the spiritual, academic, social, emotional, and physical formation of our students. 

Each child is called to establish a close relationship with God, to continually grow in community and personal holiness, living Christian values in their lifetime. 

We seek a Principal who is a faith-filled practicing Catholic with a passion for educating children and a strong vision for school growth and development.


Our Principal must possess the dynamic leadership and management skills to help faculty and staff achieve their full potential in teaching through administrative support and sharing up-to-date best practices. 

Excellent communication skills are a must. 

Minimum professional requirements include five years of teaching experience in a Catholic school and a Master’s Degree in School Administration, or a Master’s Degree in another academic area with appropriate education courses. 

All appropriate Virginia State and Diocese of Arlington certifications must be obtained within three years of hire.


The complete qualifications and application can be found at:

Send the complete application packet, cover letter, and salary history by April 5, 2019 to:
Diocese of Arlington
Office of Catholic Schools
200 North Glebe Road, Suite 503 Arlington, VA 22203


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