Date: June 4, 2021
Position: Principal, Eagleside Elementary School
Starting Date: July 19, 2021
Salary: $95,645 - $123,800 (2020-2021 salary schedule)
- placement is dependent upon education and experience
- 209 day contract
An Elementary Principal position is anticipated for the
2021-2022 school year, at Eagleside Elementary School.
To provide school leadership through the 2021-2022 school year.
Prepare students for responsible participation in our society by
(a) promoting a sense of fair play; (b) promoting regular school
attendance and self-discipline; (c) maintaining a clean and
healthful school environment; (d) maintaining a climate that
supports and enhances meaningful learning experiences.
- Minimum five years teaching experience (prefer
- Possess a MA Degree or higher.
- A valid Type D Colorado Certificate/Principal's license or be
same at the time of employment.
- Knowledge of standardized testing.
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Completed evaluator training to comply with HB 1159.
- Administrative experience preferred.
"To develop generations of world class learners capable of being
successful members of society; by providing a positive, empowering,
and safe environment where academic excellence is the desired
result for all students."
Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight spans an area of
approximately 150 square miles. The city of Fountain, Fort Carson
Military Installation, Rock Creek Township, and several surrounding
rural areas all fall within the District parameters. Fountain-Fort
Carson School District Eight has experienced consistent growth.
Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight includes eight
elementary schools and one dedicated preschool. Four of the
elementary schools and the preschool are located in the city of
Fountain (Aragon, Jordahl, Mesa, Eagleside Elementary schools, and
Conrad Early Learning Center) while the other four elementary
schools (Abrams, Patriot, Mountainside, and Weikel Elementary
schools) are located on Fort Carson. The district has two middle
schools. Fountain Middle School is located in the city of Fountain
and Carson Middle School is located on Fort Carson. The district's
two high schools, Fountain-Fort Carson High School and Welte
Education Center, are both located in the city of Fountain.
Fountain-Fort Carson School District Eight boasts award-winning
and nationally recognized schools. District Eight is recognized by
Colorado Government officials and the State Board of Education as a
leader in student achievement. The District is a model for lowering
the achievement gap for minority students and low socio-economic
District site: www.ffc8.org
School site: Eagleside - https://www.ffc8.org/Eagleside
Closing Date for Completed Application Packet: June 14, 2021 (at
A completed packet must include:
- a certified employment application on-line at www.ffc8.org
- a letter of application
- a current resume
- two current letters of recommendation from colleagues in
- complete transcripts
- answers to the questions within the application (1/2 page max
(We recommend completing your answers in Word and copy and paste
into the application section.)
Timelines for hiring new Principal:
06/04/21 Vacancy posted
06/14/21 Application process closes
06/15/21 Paper screen
06/17/21 Preliminary interview
06/21/21 Building level interview
06/22/21 Superintendent interview
06/23/21 Board of Education approval
07/19/21 Date of employment