• The George Arlotto Leadership Award is selected through a two-round application process:

    Round One

    1. Each Regional Assistant Superintendent completes the online Regional Assistant Superintendent's Recommendation to nominate one principal from their clusters. 

    2. Each Principal of the Year Nominee submits a Nominee Application to share their Professional Biography, Philosophy on leadership, school culture and communication, and Professional Resumé.

    3. A Selection Committee of school system leaders and community partners review and evaluate each nomination packet to select the finalists. 

    Round Two

    1. Finalists receive and complete a more detailed Round Two nomination packet. 

    2. Each finalist completes a panel interview with the Selection Committee.   

    3. The winner of the George Arlotto Leadership Award is selected and announced.

  • Please note: We are no longer accepting applications for the 2023-2024 George Arlotto Leadership Award.

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    For questions about the George Arlotto Leadership Award selection process or awards ceremony:

    Meghan Willmore
    Marketing and Outreach Specialist, Communications Office