Welcome to the Principal of the Year Award website. The Principal of the Year program recognizes outstanding middle level and high school principals who have succeeded in providing high-quality learning opportunities for students as well as demonstrating exemplary contributions to the profession. Each year, the State Principal of the Year winners are submitted for consideration to be the National Principal of the Year.
If you are not yet registered, click “Register” on the left side navigation to get started with your application. The eligibility and rubric are available to assist you in meeting the criteria that the reviewers will use to score your application. Once registered, you may enter the application page to begin the application process.
All applications must be submitted by April 17, 2020 to allow the review committee time to thoroughly judge each application and submit the name of the finalist to NASSP by May 1, 2020. Recipients of this award must be members of NASSP and NASA.