There will be an Assistant Principal position available at Scioto Ridge Elementary School for the 2024-25 school year. The Assistant Principal will assist the building principal in providing instructional leadership for the building; manage, administer and facilitate the daily operations, activities and events of the school; improve student learning; oversee all athletic programming; and, act in the capacity of the principal during his/her absence. 


Qualifications for the position include:  Master’s degree in Educational Leadership and school administration from an accredited college or university; three years of successful teaching experience; and, the appropriate State of Ohio certification/license. Alternative to the above qualifications as the superintendent and/or board of education may find appropriate. 


Internal candidates (currently employed by the Olentangy Local School District) must submit an internal online application in Applicant Tracking. 


External candidates must submit an external online application in Applicant Tracking. A letter of interest and current resume, photocopy of applicable administrative licensure, four professional and one personal reference must also be uploaded within the Attachments section of the application. 


All candidates are required to complete an online Principal Candidate Assessment sent via a link under separate email cover. On occasion, the email may end up in junk or spam mail. If so, the link will be titled “Do Not Reply” with the subject “Regarding your Olentangy Local Schools application”. Keep in mind that the assessment is a timed assessment, so please set aside approximately 45 minutes of uninterrupted time before you begin the process. Once the assessment is started, it must be completed.


Positions are posted daily; check our Job Board regularly and apply for each specific position of interest.


Contact Patricia Nyquist, Principal at for more information regarding this position.


Our mission is to facilitate maximum learning for each student.  Success for Olentangy Schools is integrally linked to how well we value, engage and affirm the rich diversity of our school and community. As such, we actively recruit top talent from diverse backgrounds. This creates an environment of inclusive excellence and global awareness that benefits our students and staff. 


Thank you for your interest in the Olentangy Schools!