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The Maine Principals’ Association is a private, educational, nonprofit corporation with voluntary membership that is comprised of two distinct divisions: Division of Professional Activities (building administrators) and the Division of Interscholastic Activities (member high schools).

Vision Statement

Maine students deserve great schools.  Great schools deserve great leaders. The Maine Principals’ Association builds partnerships that provide a network of resources, exemplars of leadership, and a culture of collaboration for the benefit of all school community members.

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Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ MPA Senior Honors Luncheon ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ MPA Senior Honors Luncheon ~ On Saturday, April 6, 2024, high school seniors attended the MPA Senior Honors Luncheon.  Each high school principal in Maine chose one senior to receive the MPA Principal's Award.  The principal and...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Calais Elementary School ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Calais Elementary School ~ Lori Whittemore, M.Ed., Director of Preschool Program Development, not only supported us in getting a grant for Pre K classroom supplies, she also came to Calais Elementary School for three days to help...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ EVERY ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL IN MAINE ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ EVERY ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL IN MAINE ~ HAPPY ASSISTANT PRINCIPALS WEEK!!! THANK YOU to all of our hard working and dedicated Assistant Principals throughout our state.   We appreciate YOU! #NAESP #NASSP

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Mount View Elementary School in Thorndike ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Mount View Elementary School in Thorndike ~ It started as a geography mission, when Mrs. Thomas' second grade decided to solicit Valentine's Day cards from every state in the U.S. On our school Facebook page the class shared their...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Mitchell Primary School in Kittery ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Mitchell Primary School in Kittery ~ Principal Alli Gamache helped to promote School Breakfast Week at her school by hosting state and Federal USDA and DOE officials for a breakfast celebration at her school on March 5th.  "Surf's...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Smith School in Winterport ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Smith School in Winterport ~ 3rd and 4th graders in Mr. Krummel’s class at Smith School started a school store. Students created letters to go home for 3rd and 4th-grade parents, as well as choose what and how much to sell items...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Bruce M. Whittier Middle School in Poland ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Bruce M. Whittier Middle School in Poland ~ In February, Bruce M. Whittier Middle School held our 13th edition of Whittier History Day. More than 90 community members volunteered as judges and interviewed students on their selected...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ George E Jack Elementary School in Standish ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ George E Jack Elementary School in Standish ~ The GEJ Kindness Club assigned community groups to each class to thank. Ms. Libby's class thanked the The Standish Recycling Center with thank you cards, and this amazing stop motion...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Mount Vernon Elementary School ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Mount Vernon Elementary School ~ School Volunteer, Margrit Stockford, is teaching Mount Vernon Elementary fourth and fifth grade students the skill of sewing.  They learn how to use the sewing machines and take their time making...

Maine’s Positive Story of the Day ~ Kate Furbish Elementary School in Brunswick ~

Maine's Positive Story of the Day ~ Kate Furbish Elementary School in Brunswick ~ All of Kate Furbish Elementary School participated in Global School Play Day on Wednesday, February 7th!  This is a day where we supported unstructured play for all students, while...

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