School receptionists work in the school office and provide administrative support to the staff and the office.

They may be required to greet visitors as they arrive, take phone calls and respond to mail.

They are also responsible to perform filing duties and updating records.

The following is a sample cover letter for school receptionist position that may assist you in your job application process.

See also: School Receptionist Resume Sample



School Receptionist Cover Letter Sample



7361 King Arthur Way
Cheyenne, WY 99822

July 9, 2017

Mr. Ted White
Nashville High School
65 Valley View Drive
Cheyenne, WY 88722


Dear Mr. White:

I am sending my resume as an application for the position of a School Receptionist at Nashville High School, as advertised on the school’s website. As a self-motivated and flexible individual who possess strong expertise in general administrative and front desk duties within an educational setting, I am eager to make a solid contribution.

Through my work as a School Receptionist at Cheyenne Elementary School, I sharpened my skills in providing a warm welcome to parents and visitors. I interacted with parents and visitors in a friendly manner and possess flexibility to respond courteously at all times.

My ability to establish priorities and maintain productivity despite interruption has been lauded many times. Possessing extreme integrity and professionalism, I work at my best even in times of rush hours. I bring proven ability meet deadlines, and work effectively with teachers, staff and co-workers in a team-oriented and self-directed environments.

I would welcome the opportunity to discuss with you how I may excel in the role of School Receptionist. I will call you after 3 days to check the status of my application and will be available at (000) 338-8228 if you need additional information from me.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to meeting with you soon.


Sincere regards,


Laura Gates

Enc. Resume