Aims & Achievements
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Aims

Our Vision
Inspirational Principals, Values Driven, Globally Recognised

Our Mission
Leading the Future Now

Our Strategic Thrusts
1) Advancing Professional Knowledge and Development

2) Building Fraternity

3) Enhancing Corporate Social Responsibility

Highlights

End 2001
Drafting of the Constitution for the Academy of Principals (APS)
11 January 2002
Official launch of the Academy by Rear Admiral Teo Chee Hean, Minister for Education.
10 April 2002
The official opening of the Academy Executive Office and Election of the First Executive Board for the term of 2002–2004. Mrs Belinda Charles was elected the President of the Academy.
1 March 2003

Appointment of Part-Time Executive Director, Mrs Carmee Lim.

21 April 2004
Election of the Second Executive Board for the term of 2004–2006.
1 June 2004

Appointment of Full-Time Executive Director, Mr Ezra Ng.

6 - 9 November 2004
Inaugural APS Global Education Conference with the theme "Igniting the Passion to Lead".
9 November 2004
Official launch of the Principals Academy Inc. by Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Minister for Education, as the enterprise arm of the Academy.
10 - 14 July 2005
Successful bid by the Academy in Cape Town to host the 9th World Convention of the International Confederation of Principals (ICP) in year 2009.
27 March 2006
Election of the Third Executive Board for the term of 2006–2008.
24 August 2006
Extraordinary General Meeting. Amendments to the constitution were made.
27 - 28 June 2007
The launch of the Peer Principals Mentoring Programme for newly appointed Principals.
4 - 5 July 2007
The 2nd APS Global Education Conference was held with the theme "Leading Schools in an Interconnected World".
1 February 2008
Appointment of Part-Time Academy Dean, Mrs Lim Chye Tin.
4 March 2008
Election of the Fourth Executive Board for the term of 2008–2010.
22 January 2009

Start of School Year was kicked off by Mr Ngiam Tong Dow,

Adjunct Professor, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.

6 - 10 July 2009
Hosting of the 9th World Convention of the International Confederation of Principals (ICP) in Singapore.
14 January 2010

Start of School Year was kicked off by Mr Lim Siong Guan, Group President, Government Investment Corporation.

11 March 2010
Election of the Fifth Executive Board for the term 2010-2012. Mr Chan Poh Meng took over from Mrs Belinda Charles as the President of the Academy.
3 - 4 June 2010
The 3rd APS Global Education Conference was held. The theme of the conference was "Instructional Leadership - A Conversation with Principals".
20 January 2011
Start of School Year was kicked off by Mr Hsieh Fu Hua, Executive Director and President of Temasek Holdings.
1 March 2011

Appointment of Full-Time Academy Dean, Mrs Belinda Charles.

11 January 2012

Start of School Year was kicked off by Ms Ho Ching, President and CEO of Temasek Holdings.

2 February 2012

Official Launch of "Have You Got A Story To Tell" contest by Mr Heng Swee Kiat, Minister for Education at Greeridge Primary School. The contest was organised in collaboration with CPDD and NE Branch.

23 March 2012

Election of the Sixth Executive Board for the term of 2012-2014

12 - 13 July 2012
The 4th APS Global Education Conference was held. The theme of the conference was "The ArtScience of School Leadership".