Many people want to know if this is the right step for them. Some people have a clear path determined and are ready to make the leap to school leadership. Others are perhaps uncertain about the career path they want to take but know they want to take on a leadership role within their school or district. Whatever your path is, the School Leadership Academy can help you to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to be a successful school leader.

How do I know if I’m ready to earn the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential?
Hear from experienced school leaders about their decision to take the next step in their career:


How do I know if have the essential qualities of a school leader?
Hear from experienced school leaders about what they believe to be the essential qualities of school leader:


What is the Application Process for School Leadership Academy?
Applications are now being accepted for the Spring 2022 cohort starting the week of January 17, 2022. Admission is conducted on a first-come, first-served basis with a maximum of 30 students per cohort.

The online application consists of:

1. $25 non-refundable and non-transferable application fee
2. Two application essays
3. A copy of your current valid credential
4. Your current professional resume
5. Copy of your current teaching and/or PPS credential
6. One letter of recommendation
7. Phone interview following satisfactory review of your application

Information about the program, the application process and application requirements are located in the School Leadership Academy Brochure.

Download the Brochure for complete details.

Please be sure to read the Application Instructions and Requirements before you start the application process.

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