Principal For A Day



PENCIL invites you to connect students to success by becoming

a Principal For A Day® on April 30, 2020!

Since 1995, NYC’s social entrepreneurs, business and civic leaders have showed up for PENCIL’s Principal For A Day® as first step in their commitment to open minds, open eyes, and open doors for tens of thousands of public school students.

Join the PENCIL community of nearly 10,000 individuals who have participated in one of New York City’s most enduring and prestigious opportunities to support public education. Past participants have also included Academy Award-winner Frances McDormand, Former Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, Jerry Seinfeld, and ABC anchor and Emmy winner Juju Chang, as well as hundreds of CEOs and senior leaders from companies like A+E Networks, Facebook, Google, Hearst, Infosys, JP Morgan Chase, NBC Universal, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Viacom, and many more.

 

Schools:   APPLY HERE

Business Executives:   APPLY HERE

  • If you represent a school and have questions about Principal For A Day, please contact PENCIL’s Senior Program Officer, Katje King at kking@pencil.org
  • If you are an executive and have questions about Principal For A Day, please contact PENCIL’s Associate Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations, Nakia Alston-Hendrickson at nalston-hendrickson@pencil.org.

Check out photos from the 2019 Principal For A Day®.