2018 NCEA Institute for Catholic School Leaders (ICSL 2018)

Registration Opens Soon!

July 15-18, 2018
Hilton Los Angeles Airport
Los Angeles, California
Archdiocese of Los Angeles

The 2018 NCEA Institute for Catholic School Leaders (ICSL 2018) is an annual leadership gathering dedicated to serving current and aspiring elementary and secondary principals, presidents, pastors and school board leaders working on behalf of Catholic schools. 

ICSL 2018 Preliminary Program

For a full listing of break out and focused content sessions, please check out the preliminary program.

ICSL 2018 Preliminary Program


Registration will open soon! Please check back for more details.

Registration Rates

  Early Bird Registration        
March 19 - June 5 
Standard Registration          
June 5 - July 14 
Onsite Registration 
July 15 - 18
Member Rate  $425 $475 $500
Non-Member Rate $550 $600 $625
Guest/Spouse/Meal Only Rate       $275 $275 $275



*Important Notice* 
Due to hotel policies, in order to reserve you room for your stay, you will need to provide a first night's stay deposit.

Hotel Information

Hilton Los Angeles Airport
5711 W Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045

Current Group Rates  
$169/Night (Single/Double Occupancy),  
$189/Night (Triple Occupancy),
$209/Night (Quad Occupancy)

Check back soon to reserve a hotel room!

Target Audience

ICSL 2018 attracts Catholic school principals, assistant principals, presidents and pastors from around the country. 

Institute Sessions

Join fellow Catholic school administrators in our 28 general break-out sessions, with topics including:

  • Social Media
  • Assessments
  • Board Governance
  • Legal Issues in Schools
  • Missionary Discipleship

...and many more!

At this year’s Institute for Catholic School Leaders, NCEA is introducing Focused Content Sessions, which are designed for a more in-depth professional development experience. These collaborative sessions have been created so that attendees glean a more thorough professional development experience through actionable and practical work sessions. Be ready to take off with great ideas and the start of a workable plan for the new school year!

NCEA 2018 Convention & Expo

Save the date! NCEA 2018 Convention & Expo in Cincinnati, April 3–5.


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