Kenesaw Public Schools is accepting applications for qualified candidates for the position of Elementary Principal (PK-6) for the 2023-2024 School Year.  The successful candidate should possess strong communication skills, reflect a collaborative leadership style, understand how to use data to augment student learning, and provide support for teachers with instruction, assessment, and curriculum.

A Master’s Degree in Educational Administration is required.  Candidates must hold or be eligible to obtain a Nebraska Department of Education Administrative Certificate witha PK-6 Principal endorsement.  A competitive salary with benefits will be offered based on experience and qualifications.

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Additional Information

If you are a positive person and team player, have a passion for leadership, and enjoy collaborating with others to make sound district decisions, please consider applying for our PK-6 Elementary position.


The village of Kenesaw is located in the middle of the Tri-city area of Kearney (33 miles), Grand Island (37 miles), and Hastings (16 miles).  Our community members strongly support our students in academics, activities, and financially.  Our PK-6 enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year is 142 students with a total enrollment for the district of 283 students.

Contact Information

Kenesaw Public Schools
110 N Fifth AVE
P.O. BOX 129

Rick L. Masters
(p) (140) 275-2321 5
(f) (140) 275-2357 9

How to Apply

How to Apply:


Interested candidates should email a letter of application, resume, transcripts, credentials, and at least three letters of recommendation to Rick Masters – Superintendent of Schools to rmasters@kenesawschools.org.  A Kenesaw Application, found on our website – kenesawschools.org – Tabs District, Employment Opportunities, Employment Application – must be completed as well.   Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Kenesaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  This position is subject to veteran’s preference.


If mailing your application materials send to:


Rick Masters

Superintendent of Schools

PO Box 129

110 N 5th Ave

Kenesaw, NE  68956