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Head of Lower School

Morning Star Academy’s vision is to shape lives beyond a living to serve everywhere and lead anywhere. This shaping begins early in the Grammar stage. Thus, we are seeking a Head of Lower School who recognizes the importance of setting a solid classical, Christian foundation. Our ideal candidate will have experience in Grammar classrooms; desire high academic and behavioral standards for students; and be an individual who can clearly communicate a vision for these standards.

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Most importantly, we are a living reality of God’s faithfulness to classical, Christian education; in our 25th year making much of The Morning Star, our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. We are looking for someone who wants to continue to make much of Him by propelling our Lower School into the next 25 years. If you are this person, please forward a cover letter expressing your interest and vision along with your resume and our standard Administration/Teacher application to Rob Spykstra at

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For more information contact Morning Star Academy at 563-359-5700.

Non-Discriminatory Policy: Morning Star Academy admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students a the school. Morning Star Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national & ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs and athletic and other school-administered programs.