Head of School Transition

Sue Bosland became Interim Head of National Cathedral School on July 1, 2019. She will be installed as the 11th Head of School at the Washington National Cathedral on Nov. 13. Ms. Bosland was previously the head of Kent Place School, an independent, girls' school in Summit, N.J., and then a partner at the executive-search firm Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates.
 
Dr. Elinor Scully will succeed Ms. Bosland as Head of School, beginning with the 2021-2022 school year, NCS Governing Board Chair Ellen M. Jakovic announced on Oct. 1, 2019. Since 2013, Dr. Scully has been head of The Langley School, an independent, coed school serving preschool through Grade 8 in McLean, Va.
 

About Sue Bosland

About Elinor Scully

 
 

Transition Events

  • Nov. 13, 2019, 9:00 am: Installation of Susan C. Bosland as the 11th Head of National Cathedral School
  • June 30, 2021: Sue Bosland completes her tenure as Head of National Cathedral School
  • July 1, 2021: Elinor Scully begins her tenure as Head of National Cathedral School
  • Fall 2021: Installation of Elinor Scully as the 12th Head of National Cathedral School

NCS Heads of School

Lois A. Bangs and Mary Whiton
1900-1906
 
Mary Barbour Walker
1906-1913
 
Jessie C. McDonald
1913-1928
 
Mabel B. Turner
1929-1950
 
Katharine Lee
1950-1968
 
Edward A. Curran
1968-1980
 
J. Gregory Morgan
1980-1989
 
Agnes C. Underwood
1989-2003
 
Kathleen O'Neill Jamieson
2003-2019
 
Susan C. Bosland
2019-2021
 
Elinor Scully
2021-