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Principals’ average time spent: Average hours per week that private K–12 school principals spent on all school-related activities and average percentage of time per school year spent on various school-related tasks, by affiliation: 2020–21

      Average percentage of time spent per school year  
Affiliation Average hours per week on all school-related activities1   Internal administrative tasks   Curriculum and teaching-related tasks   Student interactions   Parent interactions  
All private school principals 54.532.727.920.516.1
Catholic, Parochial 58.735.823.420.317.4
Catholic, Diocesan 59.633.724.122.016.7
Catholic, Private 57.936.825.118.515.5
Baptist 49.732.233.420.313.3
Jewish 54.028.327.725.216.3
Lutheran 56.028.540.114.913.8
Seventh-Day Adventist 60.721.441.326.49.0
All Other Religious 50.530.330.320.916.3
Non-sectarian, Regular 56.334.323.118.818.9
Non-sectarian, Special Emphasis 53.739.325.117.515.9
Non-sectarian, Special Education 53.435.321.423.416.7
1Includes hours spent during the school day, before and after school, and on the weekends.
NOTE: Data are weighted estimates of the population. Detail may not sum to 100 because the percentage of time spent on “other” activities is not shown.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, National Teacher and Principal Survey (NTPS), “Private School Principal Data File,” 2020–21.