Wendi Forrey - Principal, White Pine Elementary School

Wendi Forrey has successfully served as an educator in the Boise School District since 1993. During her 26 year career in education she has served as an elementary teacher (1993-2003), Title 1 Teacher (2003-2006), Federal Programs Consultant (2006-2013) and current Principal of Washington Elementary School (2013-2019).  

Principal Forrey is a confident, positive, energetic professional who is committed to supporting educational excellence in the Boise School District. To this end, she has served as a professional development trainer in support of the District’s Strategic Plan, including serving as a Look 2 Learning Trainer, Boise Instructional Model Trainer, Instructional Coach, and Professional Learning Community 4 REAL Trainer.

Principal Forrey also has extensive professional development experience with Boise School District’s Professional Development Modules, including Objectives, Thinking Levels, High Yield Strategies, Collaboration and the Boise Instructional Model. She currently serves on the District’s Insurance Committee, a committee tasked with evaluating and monitoring the District’s financial and health benefits. 

She is dedicated to the District’s Vision of preparing each student for success in college, career and in life. To that end, she fosters strong parental involvement and supports a nurturing and safe school environment where each and every student can succeed.  

Principal Forrey earned a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Boise State University, and a Master's Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Idaho.