Onoway Elementary School is pleased to announce that Ms. Amanda Beekman has accepted the position of Assistant Principal at Onoway Elementary School (OES), effective September 2021.
Ms. Beekman brings a wealth of teaching and administrative experience to the position honed over her last year as Principal at Oscar Adolphson Primary in Valleyview, and several years teaching Kindergarten and Grade 1 abroad. As a teacher, divisional coordinator and mentor with the Canadian International School of Phnom Penh in Cambodia, Ms. Beekman developed strong relationship building skills within her school and greater community, demonstrating a commitment to personalized, quality learning environments and a passion for inclusive education, literacy and educational technology. Ms. Beekman holds a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Alberta and a Master of Educational Leadership and Administration degree from Gonzaga University, Spokane.
OES Principal Jody Beck shared, "We are excited to welcome Amanda to OES! Ms. Beekman is an experienced and reflective educator who will complement and serve the Onoway school community well."