Principal for Elementary and Middle School


Kindergarten through Eighth

About Dr. Jane White

I started as the Foothills Academy elementary principal three years ago. This school year, I am serving as the principal for kindergarten through eighth grade. I am looking forward to this expanded continuum and having the opportunity to work with students and faculty at the middle school.

Ed. D. Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary Education, ASU
M.A. Education Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary Education, ASU
B.A. Psychology, Humboldt State University, CA

Work Experience
Present: Foothills Academy Elementary Prep. and Middle School, Principal
2009-2014: College of Teacher Education & Leadership at Arizona State University
2008 – 2009: Instructional Coach/Gifted Instructor at Black Mountain Elementary & District Career Ladder Co-Director at CCUSD
2006-2008: Instructional Coach at Black Mountain Elementary
2005-2006 – Literacy Instructional Specialist/First Grade Teacher at Black Mountain Elementary
2002 – 2005: Instructional Coach and Grant Project Director/Cognitive Mathematics Initiative at Black Mountain Elementary
1994-2002: Primary Multiage Teacher at Black Mountain Elementary

Why did you choose to become a teacher? I believe education is key to the future world