Send suggestions for the new principal

What makes the ideal Principal_

Provide your input for what qualities you would like to see in the new principal at Crestwood. Please e-mail your ideas to or mail your suggestions to Carolyn Haydon at Human Resources, 8115 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA   22042-1203 by Wednesday, July 11.

Fairfax County Public Schools mission is to provide creative, knowledgeable, and talented leadership to ensure student success. To determine the best match for the leadership needs at your school, parent and staff perspectives will be used to screen candidate resumes and develop interview questions.

Please provide input detailing the skills, experiences, and leadership characteristics needed at Crestwood Elementary. Include challenges and issues that the new principal will need to address. Principal professional skills include planning and assessment, instructional leadership, safety and organizational management, communication and community relations.