Synonyms of 'headmaster'
principalDictionary, head (informal) , head teacher
He was headmaster of Stratford Grammar.
usage note:The general trend of nonsexist language is to find a term which can apply to both sexes equally, as in the use of actor to refer to both men and women. This being so, head teacher is usually preferable to the gender-specific terms headmaster and headmistress.
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The head of a school is the teacher who is in charge.
full of admiration for the head and teachers
Thesaurus for headmaster from the Collins English Thesaurus
A headmaster is a man who is the head teacher of a school.