Ecole Okotoks Junior High School Announcement

Foothills School Division is pleased to announce Mrs. Kerry Welsh as Vice-Principal at École Okotoks Junior High School effective August 27, 2018.

Ms. Welsh holds a Bachelor of Arts in French and a Bachelor of Education from Lakehead University. Kerry also possesses Special Educations Specialist and Reading Specialist certification from Lakehead University. In 2012 Kerry completed her Master of Education (Educational Leadership) from the University of Calgary.

Ms. Welsh held a number of educational leadership roles with Lakehead Publics Schools in Thunder Bay, Ontario.  In 2007 Kerry joined FSD at École Percy Pegler School as Instructional Coach and then served as Learning Coach at ÉOJHS before being appointed Vice Principal at Cayley School in 2012. Since 2014 Kerry has been Vice Principal at École Joe Clark School.

Assistant Superintendent Allen Davidson offers “Kerry’s strong track record of instructional leadership will complement the existing administrative leadership team at ÉOJHS. Her French Immersion background, Learning Coach and inclusive practice experience, and strength in Literacy across the grades will support the existing educational plan at the School. We are very excited about the addition of Kerry to this team and know our ÉOJHS student and families will be well served with her in this role.”