David P. Rehnberg
Professional Christian School Administrator
206-853-9014
dprehnberg@gmail.com

DRehnberg

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PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Professional Christian school administrator with over twelve years experience including;

  • Proven academic and operational leadership in small, medium, and large sized private schools.
  • Committed to helping students reach their academic, social, physical and spiritual potential.
  • Skilled at designing and implementing creative and innovative learning environments and student experiences.
  • Dedicated to the promotion of a Christian worldview through academic and co-curricular activities.

EDUCATION

Walden University, Minneapolis, MN
Master of Business Administration     2009

Biola University, La Mirada, CA
M.A. Degree in Christian Education     1985
B.S. Degree in Christian Education     1982

CERTIFICATIONS

City University, Seattle, WA     1999
Certificate in School Administration

Association of Christian Schools International     2001
Lifetime Administrative Certificate
Lifetime Teaching Certificate in Bible

EXPERIENCE

Northwest Christian Schools of Lacey, Lacey, WA 7/2017 to 2/2019

Superintendent

Coastal Christian School, Pismo Beach, CA      7/2013 to 7/2017

Head of School

  • Serve as visionary leader of a growing K-12 school of 200 students.
  • Represent Coastal Christian School to churches, families, and the community at large.
  • Serve as the primary spokesperson for the Coastal Christian School and its board.
  • Recruit, hire, supervise, and evaluate faculty, educational assistants and support staff.
  • Maintain effective channels of communication with faculty, support staff parents, and students.
  • Oversee the scheduling and staffing of classes, afterschool care, and summer programs.

Northshore Christian Academy, Everett, WA     8/2011 to 6/2013

K-2 Principal & School Operations       

  • Supervise and mentor kindergarten, first and second grade teachers.
  • Recruit, supervise, schedule, and train educational assistants.
  • Oversee the scheduling, staffing and implementation of lunch, recess, and arrival and dismissal processes for K-8 students.
  • Plan and facilitate faculty meetings, chapels, and assist in facilitating teacher in-services, and PLCs.
  • Maintain effective channels of communication with church and school administration, faculty, parents, and students.
  • Assist in assessing K-2 students and interviewing families for admission to Northshore Christian Academy.

South Sound Christian Schools, Tacoma, WA      7/2006 to 7/2011

Secondary School Principal                    

  • Work in conjunction with the superintendent in the recruiting, interviewing, and hiring of faculty and support staff.
  • Supervise and mentor seventh through twelfth grade teachers, vice-principal, school counselor,athletic director, and support staff.
  • Oversee budget expenditures of faculty and staff.
  • Facilitate faculty meetings and assist in the planning of teacher in-services.
  • Maintain effective channels of communication with school administration, faculty, parents, and students.
  • Interview students and families for admission to Tacoma Baptist High School.

Heritage Christian School, Bothell, WA      6/2004 to 6/2006

Principal

  • Recruit, interview, and present teachers and support staff for hiring.
  • Supervise kindergarten through ninth grade teachers and vice-principal.
  • Oversee budget expenditures of faculty and staff.
  • Plan and facilitate faculty meetings, teacher in-services, and student chapels.
  • Maintain effective channels of communication with church and school administration, faculty, parents, and students.
  • Serve as advisor for junior high ASB.
  • Interview students and families for admission to Heritage.

Heritage Christian School, Bothell, WA      6/2002 to 6/2004

Jr High Principal

  • Recruit, interview, and present junior high teachers for hiring.
  • Supervise sixth through ninth grade teachers.
  • Plan, project, and oversee junior high budget.
  • Coordinate and plan beginning of the school year retreat, chapel program, and Spiritual Emphasis Week.
  • Serve as advisor for ASB.
  • Develop and teach seventh grade study skills class.

Heritage Christian School, Bothell, WA     9/1996 to 6/2002

Jr/Sr High Bible Teacher

  • Teach seventh through twelfth grade Bible classes.
  • Coordinate chapel programs for secondary school students.
  • Assist in planning and coordinating “Fall Away,” a beginning of the school year retreat for junior high and senior high students.
  • Plan and coordinate speakers and service opportunities for Spiritual Emphasis Week.

 

West Seattle Christian School, Seattle, WA     9/1994 to 6/1996

Eighth Grade Teacher

  • Teach a full range of subjects including: Math, English, Literature, Science, and History.
  • Organize field trips and annual class trip.

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Principals Association of Christian Schools (PACS), WA     6/2004 to 6/2013

President

  • Plan and facilitate bi-monthly meeting of Christian school administrators.
  • Encourage communication and fellowship among area principals.
  • Ensure timely communication of all PACS meetings and events.