At our Summer Conference the Elementary Rookie Principal of the Year will be honored. A committee from the Elementary Division of ASA will select the recipient from the nomination and letters of support APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: 1. The nominee must be a member of ASA. 2. The nominee must be a new Elementary Principal of 1-3 years. SECTION CRITERIA: Purpose of the Award The purpose of this award is to recognize an outstanding new elementary principal who has excelled in the profession. This award is designed to recognize exemplary leadership to the school and community during the first few years as a principal.Qualifications for the Award The nominee should show evidence of the following criteria: 1. Currently an elementary principal. 2. Current member of ASA. 3. Principal for 3 or less years. 4. Demonstrates leadership qualities. 5. As a leader, acts to produce a positive climate, high morale among students, staff and colleagues. 6. The principal involves the community in the life of the school/district and builds community support for education. 7. The principal is moving successfully to implement the philosophy and goals of the school district. 8. Be nominated by the Superintendent/Supervisor.Selection/Recognition Process The selection committee will review the nominations. Recipient will be notified by April 31st and presented the award at the ASA Summer Conference Luncheon in June. Required Materials for Application 1. Cover/Nomination Form 2. Three letters of support from the following: a. Superintendent/Supervisor b. Teacher c. Parent(The letters must address the qualifications of the nominee.)Deadline: March 2, 2018Nomination FormName of Nominee* First Last District*School*Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Phone Number*Email* Number of Years in this Position*Date of Application* Award Presented: ASA Summer Conference Superintendent/Supervisor Nominating this Elementary Principal:Name* First Last Position*School/District*Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Daytime Phone*Email* Upload letter of support here:*Upload letter of support here:*Upload letter of support here:* Click here for the pdf. version of this form.