Principal, Kennebunk High School (Regional School Unit 21), Maine

Position Starts July 1, 2020

Bring a love for what you do and your expertise to Kennebunk High School as our next principal, where you will deliver measurable results in leadership, student achievement, and staff engagement. Kennebunk High School consistently ranks as one of the best high schools in Maine, and as principal you will continue to amplify and strengthen our mission to: 

  • Develop Productive Global Citizens with innovative learning like our International Baccalaureate program (the first in Maine), internships, and community service requirements.
  • Build Student Knowledge by embracing our multiple pathways model, including IB/AP/STEM, Career and Technical Education, dual enrollment choices, project-based learning opportunities, and school-to-work transition programs.
  • Build Student Character by celebrating diversity, equity, and inclusion with an engaged and dynamic student population.  

Drive our student success further by attracting, supporting, empowering, and developing our amazing team of dedicated teachers and staff. Demonstrate your results in delivering on a vision, managing stakeholder relations, and inspiring positive student outcomes. Share your point of view, openness, and join our ongoing work on Universal Design for Learning, social-emotional learning, and Restorative Practices, among other educational innovations. 

RSU21 is an equal opportunity employer.  We strive to be a welcoming and inclusive community that supports the safety and well-being of all of our students and staff.  We are committed to implementing programs and practices that support diversity, equity, and inclusion. As a part of this commitment, we welcome all applicants. RSU21 does not discriminate based on race, color, gender, gender identity, orientation, disability, religion, age, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. If you are a person of color, LGBTQ+, disabled, or belong to any protected class, we encourage you to apply. Our diversity strengthens our mission to produce global citizens.

Our newly renovated school serves 750 students and 100 staff members for the communities of Arundel, Kennebunk, and Kennebunkport.  Our scenic coastal location offers a great quality of life, rich in cultural, natural, and economic opportunities.

Check us out online:, Instagram: @rsu21 or #iamrsu21, Twitter: @PhilPotenziano, @KennebunkHS 

By February 10, 2020, submit a complete application, resume, and proof of (or eligibility for) ME certification. 

Print: Superintendent of Schools Office
177 Alewive Road
Kennebunk, ME 04043

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