Candidates interested in school leader positions can email @email for more information.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do you find DCPS Principal jobs near me?
When do DCPS Principal jobs open up?
Active recruitment for DCPS principals occurs in the winter and spring. You can email @email for more information.
When can I apply for a DCPS Principal position?
The DCPS principal application for the 2023-2024 school year is now open. Apply here.
How much do DCPS Principals get paid?
DCPS principal salaries range from $120,611 - $183,328 depending on education and experience, with potential bonuses through IMPACT, our system for assessing the performance of school-based staff, teachers, and school leaders.
Can Virginia and Maryland school principals apply for DCPS principal jobs?
Yes! We encourage candidates from anywhere in the nation with teaching and leadership experience to apply to become a DCPS principal. By law, all new school leaders at DCPS must have a DC administrative credential at the time of hiring.