Immaculate Conception Cathedral School is searching for a Principal for the 2024-2025 school year to commence July 1, 2024.

Candidates must be Catholics in full communion with the Church. Candidates should be a leader who can empower staff, and lead with integrity and consistency.  Salary is based upon experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree and Administration/Educational Leadership Certification
  • At least five years of administrative experience
  • Catholic school administrative experience preferred
  • Excellent spiritual, educational, managerial and communication skills

For over 130 years, Immaculate Conception Cathedral School (ICCS), located at 1536 Ryan Street in Lake Charles, Louisiana, has stayed true to its mission of strengthening spirits, minds, and bodies through the teachings of Jesus Christ.  ICCS serves nearly 400 students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th Grade and employs 42 faculty members and support staff employees. The school is directly affiliated with Immaculate Conception Cathedral Parish and the Diocese of Lake Charles. ICCS students excel academically and spiritually due to a vast variety of offerings, including a challenging curriculum, strong faith formation, spiritually infused activities, advanced technology, and creative enrichment offerings.  

Interested, qualified candidates are to submit a letter of interest, resume, statement of educational philosophy and three references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or in writing to: Kimberlee Gazzolo Superintendent, Office of Catholic Schools, 1201 Ryan St. Lake Charles, LA 70601.

Submission deadline: January 5, 2024.

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The Diocese of Lake Charles is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees by reason of race, age, sex, handicap or national origin.