Southern Teachers will be conducting the search for Augusta Preparatory Day School’s next Head of School who, in collaboration with the Board, will lead the school community as it builds on a tradition of excellence.
Augusta Preparatory Day School’s mission is to develop the intellect, talents, and character of each student in a diverse, college-preparatory, non-sectarian, and welcoming community of lifelong learners. It is committed to educating well-rounded, engaged students who embrace personal responsibility, global perspective, and service to others.
Augusta Prep seeks candidates with extensive school leadership experience who can take charge smoothly and confidently. The Head of School must be a sound decision-maker who focuses both on current needs and long-term objectives. He or she must be adept at building community, ensuring continued staff development, and juggling the varied demands of an active and vibrant school environment. The new Head will enjoy becoming immersed in the community, nurturing school spirit, embodying and promoting the school’s core values, communicating its vision, and helping the school fulfill its mission and achieve its long- and short-term goals.
A premier school in the South, Augusta Prep is the only non-sectarian, independent, college-preparatory school in the Augusta area. The school maintains a long-standing reputation for academic excellence and is one of only eleven Cum Laude Society schools in Georgia. Founded in 1960 and situated on 55 acres, the school serves students in preschool through grade twelve, offering a challenging curriculum as well as outstanding fine arts, athletic, and community service programs. Augusta is the second largest and oldest city in Georgia. Located in the east central section of the state, Augusta is approximately 150 miles east of Atlanta. Perhaps most famous for Augusta National Golf Club, the city of 200,000 also offers tree-lined streets, antebellum architecture, and many cultural attractions. With a temperate climate, residents can enjoy many year-round outdoor activities, including Riverwalk Augusta, offering pedestrian access to the Savannah River from a public plaza and focusing attention on one of Augusta's most beautiful and unique assets.
Please see the position profile for more information about the school and opportunity, including application instructions.
About Augusta Preparatory Day School
Augusta Prep is a nonsectarian, coeducational, independent college preparatory day school located in Augusta, Georgia.