Principal – Prairie Catholic School, Prairie du Chien

Are you searching for a faith-filled challenge? Do you want to be an educator and an evangelist?

The Catholic Community of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, is looking for a dynamic principal to guide Prairie Catholic School. Applicants should be driven by the Holy Spirit to achieve great things.

Prairie du Chien is located approximately 100 miles west of Madison, 60 miles south of La Crosse, Wisconsin and 60 miles north of Dubuque, Iowa. This scenic area of the Mississippi River is known as the “Driftless” region. The Prairie Catholic School is a PreK-8th grade school with 100 total students. We also offer Little Saints Learning Center and our staff have free childcare for their children that are the ages of 2+ years of age and free school tuition for 3K-8th grades.

Candidates must be practicing Catholics willing to advance the Catholic Mission of the school through strong organizational, communication and leadership skills. Candidates must have current knowledge of Church documents related to Catholic Schools.

The ideal candidate will have 3 years teaching experience, a Master’s degree in administration and a current administrative license from the State of Wisconsin (or qualify to earn a Wisconsin administrative license). Candidates need knowledge of current curriculum and standards and have an enthusiasm for education.

The Prairie Catholic School principal is responsible to the Parish Pastor and the Diocesan Superintendent of Catholic Schools. The school principal will collaborate with the Parish Pastor in making effective decisions and executing a strategic vision with emphasis on Catholic identity, academics, development, marketing, and school growth.

Please send your resume, three letters of recommendation, a copy of current administrative license, and a copy of your transcripts to Father James C. Weighner, Pastor.

Email: pastor@prairiecatholic.org

Mailing Address:
Holy Family Parish
Fr. James C. Weighner
710 S. Wacouta Avenue
Prairie du Chien, WI 53821

All information will be kept confidential