The Board of Directors of Dixie Montessori Academy is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Julie Atwood as the new Director/Principal effective July 11, 2018.
Mrs. Atwood will come to Dixie Montessori Academy from the Salt Lake City School District where she has worked for the past 23 years. She has an exemplary track record as a teacher, librarian, principal, supervisor and director during her time there. Mrs. Atwood also has professional involvement with Turn-Around school leadership, District academic services, Title 1, developing effective PLC training, Special education and Utah technology coordination. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Weber State University, Utah and a Master’s in education from the University of Utah.
Mrs. Atwood is highly dedicated, motivated and knowledgeable about education. “As a classroom teacher, library technology teacher, administrator, supervisor and director, I am in constant pursuit of excellence in instruction and in meeting the needs of all students,” said Mrs. Atwood.