Oakley is proud to announce Mrs. Shannel Jordan as its new Assistant Principal! Mrs. Jordan comes to the Tiger family with over 18 years in education with which all have been served in the Fulton County School System. Nine of those years Mrs. Jordan has dedicated her time and service to the students and families of Oakley Elementary School. She has found great honor in witnessing the growth and development of Oakley's school culture and climate as well as serve in the implementation and management of this work.
Being a native of the historical city of Selma, Alabama Shannel Jordan learned early the importance of obtaining an education and how this tool can shape and nurture ones aspirations and future endeavors. After graduating from Alabama State University with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (K-8), Mrs. Jordan relocated to the Georgia area. Since, she has obtained a Masters of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction with a Concentration in Adult Education from Central Michigan University and a Specialist in Education: Administrator Leadership for Teaching and Learning from Walden University. Mrs. Jordan's greatest reward is seeing children progress and gain confidence in knowing they are exercising their full potential.
Through her new role as Assistant Principal of Oakley Elementary School, she plans to serve as support to the staff in ensuring that all students are receiving the best educational experience this district has to offer. Mrs. Jordan shares a personal interest in working with all stakeholders in Oakley's community to continue the great work of building a legacy of excellence where all tigers are college and career bound. She is excited to co-author Oakley's story and journey with all stakeholders.
Mrs. Jordan has proven her dedication to this profession by dedicating over 18 years in nurturing and developing elementary students. Merely allowing her passion for children to strengthen as she puts forth every effort to help provide a quality education in Oakley's community. It gives great pleasure in introducing Mrs. Shannel Jordan as she is here to help children thrive beyond measure.