Los Alamos Public Schools has announced that Jennifer Guy has been selected to serve as the next principal of Mountain Elementary School.
Guy most recently served Los Alamos Public Schools as a kindergarten teacher at Pinon Elementary School.
“I am very honored and excited to join the Mountain staff and community,” Guy said. “I look forward to working with staff, students, and parents to continue to foster the level of excellence and love of learning that has been established at Mountain.”
Guy brings a variety of educational experience to her new position. She has 24 years of teaching experience, serving at Hobbs Municipal Schools, Moriarity Public Schools and Los Alamos Public Schools. She has taught students from kindergarten through 8th grade, as well as special education classrooms. She also been actively involved in new teacher development at the district and state level through the dossier writing process. She served on the New Mexico Educator Leader Cadre, which worked on preparing the state for the new statewide standardized student assessments.
Among the honors she has received over the years: Lea County Educator of the Year (twice), Reading Renaissance Master Teacher, Golden Apple Nominee and Certified Core Knowledge Teacher. Guy has a Master’s Degree from Eastern New Mexico University in Pedagogy and Learning.