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St. Anthony High School ()






Founded in 1920, St. Anthony High School is a four-year Catholic, college preparatory, co-educational high school located in Long Beach, California, near the heart of downtown within the city’s vibrant Arts District. The school currently enrolls nearly 450 students.

St. Anthony High School is a faith-based community where students experience an environment that is nurturing and academically challenging. The school’s rigorous academic curriculum centers on Project-Based Learning that helps prepare young men and women for college, career, and most importantly, heaven. Small class sizes allow highly qualified faculty to personalize lessons that meet the needs of diverse styles of learners.

The 2020 Long Beach Press-Telegram Readers’ Choice Awards voted St. Anthony High School the Best Private High School in the Greater Long Beach Area.

Additional information regarding this distinguished school community can be found on the school’s website at

Reporting to the Department of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, the President is the Chief Executive Officer of the school, and as such, holds full responsibility for implementation of the school’s mission and all aspects of the school’s business and advancement operations. The President is directly responsible for the external affairs of the school, for ensuring sufficient resources, sound fiscal management, and financial stability of the school through oversight of the business operations, development, alumni, community relations, and enrollment management activities. The President works with the Consultative Board to promote the good reputation and values of the school to the external community.

The candidates we seek will have a passion for advancing the mission of Catholic education by delivering excellence throughout St. Anthony’s spiritual, academic, and co-curricular activities. He/she will possess an understanding of the President-Principal model of administration and be comfortable partnering with committed and engaged constituents and stakeholders.

While the President must have a demonstrated capacity for broad institutional leadership, candidates could have attained this experience through various career paths, including primary, secondary, or higher education, non-profit management, or work in the corporate or public sector. Regardless of the career path, the prospective President must have expert knowledge of and a proven record of building upon a strong community culture and identifying, cultivating, and developing strategic partnerships to ensure continued accessibility, success, and sustainability. An advanced degree in educational administration or business-related field is a plus.

Additional information and application procedures regarding this exciting executive leadership opportunity can be found in our detailed search prospectus. Download the search prospectus:

The search committee is on a fast-track to identify and secure its next President. Interested candidates can begin exploring this exciting executive leadership opportunity by contacting our team immediately. All inquiries and applications will be treated with the highest degree of confidentiality and with the greatest respect.

Candidates are expected to be available to assume the responsibilities of the position in July 2022. Do not delay. Connect with us today!



  • To apply, please submit the following four documents, confidentially and as separate PDF attachments.
  • Letter of Interest that aligns your experiences and skill sets with the current needs of the school as you understand them.
  • Statement of Catholic educational philosophy.
  • Current resume with all appropriate dates included.
  • List of five references with names, phone numbers and email addresses. No references will be contacted without your knowledge and approval.

Please include St. Anthony High School in the subject field.


Assemble all of the application materials in one email to:

Michael Furey, Partner

Partners in Mission School Leadership Search Solutions, LLC

8 Nicklaus Way | Mashpee, MA 02649

570-730-2655 (Cell) | 877-738-4810 (Office)

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St. Anthony High School ()

Michael Furey