This Valentine's Day Show Your Principal Appreciation with a Princi-PALentine!

Throughout this year, all of Baltimore’s principals have risen to the challenges we’re facing with inspiring determination, remarkable flexibility, and genuine compassion. We want to acknowledge principals for their leadership, dedication, and all they are doing to support their students, staff, and school communities. 


Show our fantastic principals some love with a

“Princi-PALentine!” Send us a personalized message of appreciation addressing a valued principal. We would love to share these messages with principals on Valentine’s Day and also via social media.

Please address the message to your principal – i.e. “Principal X, you are the best…” rather than “Principal X is the best…”

If you have something you'd like to share, you can fill out the form to the right or send a story, picture or video via email to

Send a Princi-PALentine

2021 Princi-PALentine Examples

Any questions can be sent to Kevin Leary at                       © 2020 by

The Heart of the Schools is a year-round program that celebrates and supports Baltimore City Public School principals for their exemplary innovation, execution, and leadership, building strong school cultures. Coordinated by the Fund for Educational Excellence, the program is a collaborative of dozens of businesses, foundations, individuals and nonprofits.