In existence since 1976, the North Carolina Principals and Assistant Principals’ Association is the preeminent organization and state voice for principals, assistant principals and aspiring school leaders.
NCPAPA was established with the firm belief that strong positive administrative leadership is the determining factor in the quality of a child’s public education in North Carolina. Today NCPAPA represents 5,000 members from across the state and is the state's primary contractor for leadership development.
As one voice we aim to promote excellence in educational leadership for the State of North Carolina.
North Carolina Ranks 50th in Principal Compensation |U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals' Association
333 Fayetteville St., Suite 1410
Raleigh, NC 27601
The North Carolina Principals & Assistant Principals Association believes in the imperative of quality public education for all children in North Carolina. We also believe that strong positive school leadership is the determining factor in the quality of that education. NCPAPA is dedicated to the implementation of these beliefs.
NCPAPA 2016 Fall Instructional Symposium:
Practices that Drive Student Success
November 17-18, 2016 | Pinehurst, NC
Instructional Leadership for Assistant Principals
September 20-21, 2016 | Chapel Hill, NC