Principal (Head of School) Search

Lake Country School


Triangle Associates and Heads Up Educational Leadership are pleased to announce the search for the next Principal (head of school) at Lake Country School in Minneapolis, MN.  With enrollment of more than 300 students, Lake Country is a private PS-8 school guided by the principles and pedagogy of Dr. Maria Montessori and further enriched by the work of others in the fields of education and human development.


LCS combines an urban campus in diverse, dynamic Minneapolis with a rural Land School in Wisconsin. The urban campus encompasses 3 Primary environments, 3 lower Elementary and 3 upper Elementary environments and a two-year Junior High program. The Land School includes a homestead, farmstead, garden and a variety of woodland habitats. Lake Country School is a fully accredited member of the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS). In addition, LCS is a member of the Minnesota Association of Independent Schools (MAIS), the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI), and the Minnesota Chapter of AMI-USA.


Marc Frankel, Judy Schechtman, and Rich Odell, and are working with the LCS Board to conduct this search. The position has a start date of July 1, 2019. Please use the links below to find more information and email any of the consultants or if you have questions or would like to arrange an exploratory conversation.


Applications will be accepted until September 1, 2018.

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Mission Statement:  Lake Country School is a Montessori learning environment that fosters independence, critical thinking, and creativity within each child. We are a community that promotes diversity and inclusion, as well as respect and responsibility to self, to others, and to the earth.


225 South Meramec, Suite 1024   Saint Louis, Missouri 63105 USA

+1.314.725.8889   Fax +1.314.721.7574