About us

National Association of Private Schools is dedicated to recognizing and improving the character and educational quality of private Christian schools.  NAPS is a non-profit educational corporation, which provides educational assistance and accreditation for church schools, private Christian schools, and Christian home school academies, Pre-K through 12th grade, with credible traditional education programs.

Your private school needs the recognition that it deserves.

NAPS Recognizes Educational Excellence!

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“Accreditation means that an institution is fulfilling its stated purpose with integrity and excellence.”

N.A.P.S. Benefits

Professional Accreditation Process (Online)
Recognition for Educational Excellence
N.A.P.S. Website Directory Listing
Accreditation Verification
Phone and Email Assistance

Professional Accreditation Certificate
Professional Accreditation Desk Plaque
Use of the N.A.P.S. Logo for Schools Website and Documents
Professional Educational Support including Virtual Onsite Visit



Meet the Board:

N.A.P.S. Executive Board Members

Marvin Reynolds, Ed.D.
Executive Director

Dr. Reynolds is a founding board member of NAPS with over 50 years of educational administration experience.  Dr. Reynolds is an active board member of Responsive Education Solutions, as well as the founder and administrator of American Academy (National Home School).

Dave Adams, B.A.

President and founding board member, Dave Adams, has served as an educational consultant for over 30 years.  With over 37 yrs. of administrative experience.

Jonathan Pulaski, B.A.
Board Member

Board member, Jonathan Pulaski, has 12 years of classroom experience, 8 years of administrative experience, and has served as an educational consultant for 22 years.  Mr. Pulaski is the current administrator of Christian Academy of America.

Jeremiah Metsinger, Th.D.
Board Member

Dr. Jeremiah Metsinger has 5 years classroom experience, 10 years administrative experience, and has served as Senior Pastor of South Knollwood Baptist Church in Topeka, KS for 11 years.

J. Daniel Howard, Ph.D., Ed.D.
Board Member

Our newest Board member, Dr. Daniel Howard, has 12 years of classroom experience, 9 years of administrative experience, and has served as an educational consultant for 30 years.  Dr. Daniel Howard has served as the C.E.O. of two curriculum publishers. He is an esteemed lecturer and public speaker.  His most outstanding accomplishments are the area of curriculum development.

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