Executive Director, Independent Schools Association of the Southwest
Scott Griggs is the Executive Director of the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS). ISAS serves over 90 schools in the six-state region of Arizona, Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas through a rigorous and meaningful accreditation process, along with numerous professional development opportunities. Prior to ISAS, Mr. Griggs served as Head of School at Greenhill School, a PreK-12 school serving 1300 students in Dallas, Texas for eighteen years. Before Greenhill, Mr. Griggs was an administrator and teacher at Collegiate School in Richmond, Virginia, Landon School in Bethesda, Maryland, and The Columbus Academy in Gahanna, Ohio.
Trends, Challenges and Opportunities for Independent Schools in the U.S. and in the Southwest
Independent schools are challenged today to demonstrate their distinctive value and to meet the needs of post-millennial students. In this conversation with Summit attendees, the Executive Director of the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest (ISAS), Scott Griggs, will describe these challenges and the ways schools can address them.