Degrees and Certifications:
M.A., Educational Leadership B.A., History
Mrs. Shanna Sarris
Prior to her joining the Monte Vista Middle School family, Mrs. Sarris served students in Simi Valley for the past 10 years, most recently in the role of principal at Apollo High School. Her past positions in the Simi Valley Unified School District and Los Angeles Unified School District include assistant principal at the middle school and high school levels, instructional specialist, athletic director, and soccer coach. She is entering her 22nd year in education and comes to the Pleasant Valley School District with a diverse background of educational experiences and strong instructional leadership skills. She holds a master’s degree in the field of educational leadership and a bachelor’s degree in the field of History, both from California State University, Northridge.
Mrs. Sarris grew up in the west San Fernando Valley where she continues to reside today. She and her husband have two children, one entering kindergarten and one entering the 10th grade.