Principals' sabbatical reports
This area lists the sabbatical award recipients for each year. Sabbatical reports are added to the lists as they are received. You can also find information about the sabbatical award scheme.
Award recipients and sabbatical reports
The Ministry of Education hosts principals’ sabbatical reports on Educational Leaders as part of the sabbatical scheme agreements. While the sabbatical reports may be of interest to viewers, their content is not owned, controlled, or necessarily endorsed by the New Zealand Ministry of Education.
If a name shows no downloadable file underneath, this means that the report has not been received.
If you are unable to download or view any report, send us an email telling us which report you want and we will send you a version in a different format:
About the sabbatical leave scheme for principals
Paid sabbaticals of 10 weeks’ (one term) duration are available to principals in state or state integrated schools. For information, guidelines, and application forms about the sabbatical schemes, plus other study awards available for principals, go to the TeachNZ website:
Writing your report
If you have completed your sabbatical leave, you may find these guidelines useful for writing your report:
Sabbatical report writing guidelines (Word 56 kB)
Please keep graphics like photographs and diagrams to a minimum.
Submitting your report
Please send completed reports to TeachNZ at: