Interim principals may be appointed provided they have professional certification from another state that is equivalent to Florida's Education Leadership, Administration, or Administration/Supervision certification and have at least two years of recent successful administrative experience. An interim principal may also be an individual with Florida Education Leadership Administration, or Administration/Supervision certification and through the District's selection system was determined by the selection team and the Superintendent to be the best candidate for the position among other applicants. Administrators who are appointed as interim principals have one calendar year to successfully perform required competencies and duties and secure Florida School Principal certification.
F.S. 1012.32, 1012.33