High School Principal

USD 211 Norton is seeking candidates for our High School Principal position. Norton Community High School is a 3A school with approximately 200 students in grades 9-12. There are 24 certified staff and 12 classified staff.

Norton Community High School has a strong tradition in academics and activities.  

The district is seeking an individual with the following:  

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Passionate about serving the needs of all students
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience working with high school students
  • Knowledge and experience with KESA, individual plans of study, and MTSS
  • Experience at the High School level is preferred but not required
  • Candidate must live in the district

To apply for this position email pwilson@usd211.org. Please include a letter of introduction. We will send you a packet to fill out and return to the District Office. If you have any questions please email pwilson@usd211, or call the district office, (785)877-3386.   Deadline- Applications are due by January 25, 2019

Norton USD 211

 

 

Norton USD 211

Norton USD 211

Norton USD 211

Norton USD 211

Norton USD 211

Norton USD 211
The cost of a single Blue Cross Blue Sheild Health plan is provided by the district. Professional dues are paid by the district as well. Salary will be based upon the experience of the candidate.
Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: January-25-2019

Job Contact Information

Phil Wilson - supt@usd211.org - 7858773386

Employer Information

Norton USD 211 www.usd211.org

USD 211 is located in Norton, Kansas which has approximately 3000 residents  located in North West Kansas. We are at the intersection of two major US Highways, 283 and 36. Norton in the County seat of Norton County, and as such, Norton is a regional trade center with a wide array of available services.

Norton boasts a full range of medical services. A newly remodeled hospital  and newly constructed Doctor`s Clinic has four primary care physicians and three second level practitioners on staff. Numerous specialists from Hays, KS and Kearney, NE see patients in Norton. Three dentists and an optometrist also practice in Norton.                                                                                                                                     

A very well developed internet backbone with high speed home and business internet service is available, as are excellent phone and cable TV services. Opportunities for recreation abound within Norton and Norton County. Available are a twin movie theater and a nine hole grass green golf course. For the hunter, Norton is recognized as the “Pheasant Capital” of Kansas. Fishing, boating, and camping opportunities are found at Keith Sebelius reservoir, located six miles west of town in the Prairie Dog State Park.

Educational Opportunities are readily available in Norton. Colby Community College offers a wide range of outreach classes in Norton. Also, Fort Hays State University is only 90 miles southeast and the University of Nebraska at Kearney only 90 miles northeast of Norton.

While very much a rural community and agriculturally oriented, Norton has a wide range of employment opportunities outside of agriculture and education. Major employers besides the school include a large and well staffed hospital, a regional office for the Kansas Department of Transportation, the national corporate offices for Valley Hope, an aluminum extrusion company, and two tool and die shops. Within fifteen minutes of Norton are a medium security prison and the offices for the Rural Telephone Company.

A person’s spiritual needs can be readily met in Norton. A wide range of churches and denominations are available in our community or close by. One of the largest USDs in Kansas by area USD 211 encompasses 678 miles. The district has property in the counties of Norton, Graham, Decatur and Sheridan. The District maintains three attendance centers; Eisenhower Elementary School serves our students in grades ECD-6. The Norton Junior High serves grades 7-8. The principal of Norton Junior High also serves as the athletic director for grades 7-12. The Norton Community High School is a KSHAA 3A School and serves students in grades 9-12. Staff, facilities, and programs are shared by the Junior High and High School. Special Education Services are provided through the district’s membership in the North Central Kansas Special Education Cooperative.  


Employer Address: 105 E. Waverly Norton, Kansas


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