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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.

MPA News

2021 Volunteer of the Year

The MPA is now accepting nominations for the 2021 MPA Volunteer of the Year (Dr. Phyllis Deringis Service to Maine Youth Award)   If you know of an OUTSTANDING person(s) and would like to recognize him/her for this prestigious recognition, please click on the...

2021 Secretary of the Year

  The MPA is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Secretary/Administrative Assistant of the Year Award   If you know of an OUTSTANDING person and would like to recognize him/her for this prestigious recognition, please click on the link below and fill out...

2021 Larry LaBrie Award Nomination

  The MPA is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Larry LaBrie Award   If you know of an OUTSTANDING person(s) and would like to recognize him/her for this prestigious recognition, please click on the link below and fill out the Nomination Form and submit...

Megan Hayes Teague is the MPA NASSP Assistant Principal of the Year

Megan Hayes Teague Named 2021 Maine NASSP Assistant Principal of the Year Augusta, ME – The Maine Principals’ Association (MPA) is pleased to announce that Megan Hayes Teague, Interim Principal of Mt. Ararat Middle School, has been named Maine’s NASSP Assistant...

Jessica Dyer is Our 2021 NAESP Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year

Jessica Dyer Named 2021 Maine’s NAESP National Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year   Augusta, ME – The Maine Principals’ Association (MPA) is pleased to announce that Jessica Dyer, Assistant Principal of Ridge View Community School in Dexter, has been named...

Early Graduation Plans

High Schools Share Early Graduation Plans For Students Who Have Met Requirements.  Morse High School, Bath If a student is done with their credits and would like to not attend school, we are allowing it, with a few caveats: they would not be considered a full-time...

Attendance During a Pandemic

Maine schools share their thoughts on how they are dealing with attendance during the COVIC-19 Pandemic Alfred and Lyman Elementary Schools, Alfred & Lyman Remote Learners Attendance expectations for remote learners are the same as for in person learners. Think,...

Bands in Maine Schools During COVID-19

Maine Schools share how they are offering Band instruction during the COVID-19 Pandemic   UPDATED 10/14/2020 Ashland District School, Ashland Click HERE to see an article on how they made music education a priority.   Belfast Area High School, Belfast...

Kimberly Sampietro Maine’s NAESP National Distinguished Principal

Dayton Consolidated School Principal Kimberly Sampietro Named 2020 Maine’s NAESP National Distinguished Principal Augusta, ME – The Maine Principals’ Association (MPA) is pleased to announce that Kim Sampietro, Principal at Dayton Consolidated School in Dayton, has...

Eben Shaw is Our 2020 NASSP Principal of the Year

Augusta, ME – The Maine Principals’ Association (MPA) is pleased to announce that Eben Shaw, Principal at Leavitt Area High School in Turner, has been named Maine’s NASSP Principal of the Year for 2020.  He will be honored by the MPA at an awards banquet later in the...

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Professional News

2021 Volunteer of the Year

2021 Volunteer of the Year

The MPA is now accepting nominations for the 2021 MPA Volunteer of the Year (Dr. Phyllis Deringis Service to Maine Youth Award)   If you know of an OUTSTANDING person(s) and would like to recognize him/her for this prestigious recognition, please click on the...

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2021 Secretary of the Year

2021 Secretary of the Year

  The MPA is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Secretary/Administrative Assistant of the Year Award   If you know of an OUTSTANDING person and would like to recognize him/her for this prestigious recognition, please click on the link below and fill out...

read more
2021 Larry LaBrie Award Nomination

2021 Larry LaBrie Award Nomination

  The MPA is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Larry LaBrie Award   If you know of an OUTSTANDING person(s) and would like to recognize him/her for this prestigious recognition, please click on the link below and fill out the Nomination Form and submit...

read more

2020 Maine Principals Association Virtual Awards Ceremony