Carrie Chavers, Principal
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"Welcome to Dune Lakes Elementary School! We are excited to partner with you in the education of your child. We welcome you to the Sandpiper Family and look forward to a successful year." – Carrie Chavers
Ms. Chavers is an Emerald Coast native and has lived in the area her entire life. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education from the University of Florida. Ms. Chavers received her Master of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of West Florida. She holds a Florida Professional Certificate in Educational Leadership and Elementary Education with endorsements in Gifted Education and ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages). Ms. Chavers has over 20 years of educational experience in elementary through high school.
Prior to being named the Principal of Dune Lakes Elementary School by Superintendent A. Russell Hughes, Ms. Chavers was the Assistant Principal at South Walton High School. She also served as South Walton High School’s Dean of Students and a literacy coach for the Walton County School District. Before joining Walton County School District, Ms. Chavers was a reading coach for the Success For All Foundation where she assisted school districts all over the United States and Canada in developing and implementing reading programs as well as a systems approach to ensure student success including training and planning with attendance, behavior, parent and family involvement, cooperative culture, and community connections. Ms. Chavers taught elementary school for 12 years in Okaloosa County.
Jennifer Nick, Assistant Principal
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Kristen Kane, Assistant Principal
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Bio coming soon!