National Assistant Principals Week

Celebrating assistant principals nationwide

NASSP, the National Association of Elementary School Principals, and the American Federation of School Administrators have declared the week of April 6–10, 2020, as National Assistant Principals Week to honor and recognize the contributions of assistant principals to the success of students in schools across the United States.


Choose an e-card, add your message, and schedule the day and time for the card to be delivered.


Join other APs in a Twitter conversation using #APchat on Sunday, April 5 at 8:00 p.m. (ET), to discuss connected leaders, working and learning together.

AP Week Hashtag

Use #APWeek20 on Twitter and Instagram to share your words of appreciation, celebratory images, and other acknowledgments of the great work APs do year-round.

AP Week in your school

Whether you are a teacher, student, parent, or assistant principal, these tips are meant to help you play an active role in this important week. 

AP Expert of the Week

Assistant principals can take advantage of our Expert of the Week series. Kicked off during AP Week 2016, a different State Assistant Principal of the Year posts an article each week about a pressing issue affecting assistant principals. Start reading today by visiting the Assistant Principal Leadership Center.