Applications for 2017 Rodel Aspiring Principals will be available in January, 2017.

Want to make a difference in the lives of students, teachers, and families in high-need schools and communities?

Are you aspiring to be a school principal?

You have the chance to be mentored by the best in the profession…a Rodel Exemplary Principal!

Rodel Aspiring Principal Opportunities:

  • ACHIEVE leadership success through professional development designed and delivered by Rodel Exemplary Principals and Rodel Staff.
  • Be MENTORED by one of Arizona’s most successful principals.
  • Be INSPIRED by Rodel’s principals leading high-need schools.
  • Be PREPARED to lead a high-need school.


Each year, the Rodel Foundation will honor a new cohort of Rodel Aspiring Principals who will learn how to lead high-need schools. These educators will be selected for their leadership ability, high expectations for student learning, and collaboration skills.