Cut Bank School District





Principals are the chief administrators of their assigned schools and are responsible for the day-to-day operation of their building. The primary responsibility of Principals is the development and improvement of instruction. The majority of the Principals’ time shall be spent on curriculum and staff development through formal and informal activities, establishing clear lines of communication regarding the school rules, accomplishments, practices, and policies with parents and teachers. Principals are responsible for management of their staff, maintenance of the facility and equipment, administration of the educational program, control of the students attending the school, management of the school’s budget, and communication between the school and the community. Principals will be evaluated in accordance with ARM 10.55.701(4)(a)(b.


Legal Reference: § 20-4-403, MCA Powers and duties of principal
10.55.701, ARM Board of Trustees
10.55.703, ARM Licensure and Duties of School Principal

Policy History:
Adopted on: April 8, 2014
Reviewed on: March 11, 2014
Revised on: