Relay requires more from its fellows than simply completing the curriculum and
moving on to new material. Relay fellows must demonstrate that they have
foundational understanding of the concepts and techniques they have learned at Relay and are
using these skills to successfully lead their schools to meaningful and measurable achievement
To these ends, in order to complete the program, NPAF and NPSA students are required
1. Complete all required assessments to the best of his/her ability.
2. Attend all in-person sessions
Participants who are interested in earning the twelve credits from the Fellowship, in order to
transfer them to another graduate program, must earn a cumulative 2.7 grade point average
(GPA). Overall GPA is a weighted cumulative average of all course grades in the program to
Please note that fellows enrolled in the National Principals Academy Fellowship and National Principal Supervisors Academy are able to miss up to 2 days of in-person sessions before they're ineligible to complete.