Summary of Position: The Principal appoints the Social Studies Teacher, a teacher who is the school's central agent for achieving its educational goals. The Teacher is entrusted directly with the academic preparation of students. Teachers foster the knowledge, skills, and understanding students need to continue their education in college. In addition, teachers nurture students with their spiritual, social, and personal development, providing guidance and example which promotes Christian values, responsible behavior, and self-fulfillment. The Teacher performs this trust in cooperation with the parents, who are the primary educators of their children, with the department chairs, counselors, moderators, campus ministers, and support staff – under the direction of the school's Administration.