Office of Catholic Schools

Principal Application Process

The Archdiocese of Denver Catholic Schools system is currently accepting applications for principal openings for the 2016-17 school year. We DO NOT post specific schools’ principal openings on our website, but we do post information on specific principal openings at

If you are interested in applying for a principal position, please submit a letter of interest and resume to:

Archdiocese of Denver, Office of Catholic Schools
Attention: Superintendent Kevin D. Kijewski, J.D.
1300 South Steele Street
Denver, CO 80210

A principal application packet will be mailed to you for completion and submission as part of the interview process.

Principal candidates requirements:

  • Be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Roman Catholic Church.
  • Have a strong commitment to the importance of Catholic school ministry in the church.
  • Possess a Master’s Degree with a minimum of 20 graduate hours in supervision, curriculum, ┬áinstruction, or other related fields.
  • Have a minimum of five (5) years teaching or administrative experience in Catholic Schools.
  • Hold a current, valid administrator’s license certificate or be able to be certified by the State of Colorado as a principal.

Principal application will be kept on file at the Office of Catholic Schools for two (2) years.