Shannen Hickey - Assistant Principal at Les Bois Junior High School
Shannen Hickey has taught students in the Boise School District for 23 years. Currently, he is teaching Health 8 at West Junior High School where he also serves as Athletic Director, AVID Coordinator, and Administrative Designee. He has served as a summer school elementary principal (2015), summer school assistant principal (2016-17 - one year at the alternative high school and one year at the traditional high school) and as an alternative high school summer school principal (2018). He also served as an intern assistant principal at Les Bois Junior High School from January 8th, 2018 through March 2nd, 2018.
Mr. Hickey is a strong instructional leader who works well with staff, students, parents, and the school community. He is a strong advocate for the work of educational professionals and provides the support necessary to see that students and staff members succeed every day. Mr. Hickey supports Professional Learning Communities and believes the District's PLC program is a great example of time for teachers to look at data-driven accountability. Mr. Hickey has experience meeting with staff members to go through reflection, experimentation, analysis, and lesson design to create stronger teachers which in turn will help with student achievement.
Mr. Hickey believes that every student can achieve a high degree of academic success. He is committed to the District’s Vision of preparing students for success in college, career and in life.
Mr. Hickey earned a Bachelors of Arts in Elementary Education from Mount Saint Claire University and a Master of Arts in Education Administration from the University of Idaho.