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Principal of the Year Award

The principal of the year program highlights the good things that are being done by school leaders every day, all across the state of Wisconsin. Principals of the Year are asked to share their successes and practices with colleagues in events and workshops during the year. 

The Wisconsin Principals of the Year are selected from the Principal Leadership Award winners as the elementary and secondary principals with the highest scores. 

Application Process and Timeline

We will make available and begin accepting nominations.  

All applications are due. 

Winners of the Kohl Leadership Award will be announced.  

The Elementary and Secondary Wisconsin Principals of the Year will be selected from the 12 OWL winners. 

The Principal of the Year winners will submit their national applications to the NASSP or the NAESP.