KPA Membership

The mission of the Kansas Principals Association, an organization committed to educational excellence and the lifelong success of all students, is to develop and support all principals through optimized learning, collaborative leadership, networking, and service.


  • Give reinforcement, encouragement and support to aspiring, new and experienced educational leaders.

  • Organize and present both general leadership training and building-level specific information at all KPA functions and written communications.

  • Promote a positive image of building-level educational leaders.

  • Establish collaborative relationships with other professional associations, the State Board of Education and its representatives, and the Kansas Legislature.


  • A professional network of over 700 building leaders and growing!

  • Affiliated with the National Association of Elementary School Principals and the National Association of Secondary School Principals.

  • Timely newsletters with information that spans from Kansas education through nationwide issues.

  • Access to “member only” discussion groups where you can post inquiries and network with colleagues in the safety of our exclusive KPA Community.

  • Regional meetings designed with your needs in mind.

  • A discount on the only statewide conference geared toward building leaders of all levels.

  • A discount on other professional development opportunities sponsored or cosponsored by KPA.

  • $250.00 in one time/year legal counseling fees for contract protection

  • An active voice in what happens in education both in Kansas and in our nation’s capital.