Who we are
Catholic Principals' Council | Ontario (CPCO) is a voluntary, professional association for principals and vice-principals in Ontario's 29 publicly-funded Catholic school boards.
CPCO represents the needs and perspectives of local principals/vice-principals in Catholic school boards and is their exclusive representative to the provincial government. The association is managed by a board of directors comprised of 9 elected active principal/vice-principals from across the province. Approximately 600,000 students in Ontario attend Catholic schools. Catholic school principals and vice-principals lead over 1,300 publicly-funded Catholic schools in the province.
Why it matters
Catholic Principals' Council | Ontario is called to leadership in Catholic education through service and advocacy with a commitment to gospel values. CPCO values:
- Catholic education and its commitment to gospel values
- The leadership of Catholic principals and vice-principals
- Independence as an organization
- Partnerships in education and business