APTIS is the Association of Principals in Integrated Schools. This Association meets at least once a term and runs a conference once a year also.
It has several aims including
- Being a clear, influential voice in the educational arena ofNorthern Ireland
- Providing a forum where Principals can address current issues of common concern
- Supporting new principals and principals in transforming/transformed schools – mentoring and affirming
- Building leadership capacity
- Learning from each other and celebrating success
- Harnessing the passion for the integrated vision and helping to make it a reality
The Current Chair is Patricia Murtagh; Principal of Hazelwood Integrated Primary School in Newtownabbey.