Administrative Assistant, Shelly Donnell
Phoenixville, Mrs. Shelda Perry began her career as an elementary school teacher
in the School District of Lancaster teaching kindergarten and third
grade. In addition, Mrs. Perry also taught fifth grade in Garnet
Valley School District for over 15 years. During her teaching
tenure in both Lancaster and Garnet Valley, she advised, facilitated and
participated in numerous clubs and committees including Olweus Bullying
Prevention, Differentiated Instruction, P.S.S.A. Core, Reach 211, Student
Council, Diversity Committee, Green Committee, Athletic Club, Delaware County
Reading Olympics and the League of Educational Advancement.
In addition, she
has served as a grade level leader and mentor for over 13 years.
Mrs. Perry began her administrative career in Garnet Valley School
District where she served as an assistant principal for Garnet Valley Elementary
School since 2010. Shelda also served as the Title I Federal Programs
Coordinator for Garnet Valley School District for two years.
Perry’s professional organizations include being inducted into Phi Delta Kappa
International, Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., the
National Association of Elementary School Principals, Association for
Supervision and Curriculum Development and the Pennsylvania Association of
Elementary and Secondary School Principals.
Perry holds certifications in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education,
and Educational Leadership-Principal. Her degrees have been
awarded from Millersville University, University of Delaware and Wilmington
currently lives in Newark, De with her husband and two sons. When
not at work, her hobbies include reading, spending time with family and
swimming. Mrs. Perry prides herself on being student-centered, dedicated to the
education of all students, and academic excellence.