New Principal at A.B. Daley School

Jolene BeckerJolene Becker

Livingstone Range School Division is pleased to share that Mrs. Jolene Becker has been selected to fulfill the role of Principal, A.B. Daley School in Nanton, starting in the 2018-2019 school year.

Becker, who has been the school’s assistant principal for the past six years, is a graduate of the University of Lethbridge, majoring in Social Sciences, and is currently pursuing a Master of Education in Educational Administration and Leadership at the University of New Brunswick. Prior to joining the staff of A.B. Daley, Becker was a sixth-grade teacher at West Meadow Elementary School in Claresholm.

Her contributions to A.B. Daley School include involvement in school council and community engagement, planning and support for literacy and numeracy initiatives, and the creation and supervision of a school sensory room for students with diverse learning needs. Becker has also led numerous technology initiatives including management of the school’s websites and social media, and implementation of the “Bring Your Own Device” pilot project. She is eager to continue her good work in the role of principal.

“I am honored to be chosen for this leadership role at A.B. Daley School for the upcoming school year,” says Becker.  “I have had the pleasure of working within the Nanton Community for the past six years as assistant principal, and I look forward to continuing to build strong relationships with staff, families and community members in order to ensure success for all of our students.”

Becker was a nominee for the Edwin Parr Excellence in First-Year Teaching award, and lends her talents to student activities outside the classroom including school council, the A.B. Daley Book Club and the AMA Safety Patrol Program.

The Division would like to congratulate Jolene Becker on her new appointment and wish her the very best of success in the future.