The Thomas Passios Outstanding Principal of the Year nominations are being sought. This award is presented every year to an outstanding principal nominated by parents, teachers, superintendents or principals. The recipient of this award also becomes the NAESP National Distinguished Principal from Massachusetts.
If that sounds like someone you know, click on the above link for information about the nominations.The Thomas C. Passios Outstanding Principal Award was established in 1979 to honor the memory of an outstanding school leader. The award is presented annually at the MESPA Spring Conference by the Commissioner of Education to an elementary and middle-level principal who has demonstrated clear leadership in developing successful programs for children and teachers, exceptional dedication to education, outstanding professionalism and an unselfish attitude toward helping others.