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Mrs. Shena Ivory-Brown
" Students don't care how much you know until they know how much you care." - John C. Maxwell
Ms. Shena Ivory-Brown is currently in her 2nd year and 1st full year as Principal of Harper Park Middle School, home of the Hurricanes! She began her educational career as a Special Education teacher at Sterling Middle School, Sterling, VA. After seven years of classroom experience, Ms. Ivory-Brown decided to pursue her career in educational leadership by becoming a Dean at Mercer Middle School, Aldie, Va. She was a Dean at Mercer Middle School for 6 years, which afforded her many opportunities to develop as an educational leader before accepting the Assistant Principal position at Stone Hill in 2006. After cultivating her leadership skills for 6 years at Stone Hill, under the leadership of Kathryn Clark, she pursued leading her own school. In February of 2022, Mrs. Ivory-Brown was appointed principal of Harper Park Middle. She is thrilled to be in a position to inspire both students and staff to be the best version of themselves.
Ms.Ivory-Brown proudly holds a Bachelor of Science in University Studies from Shenandoah University. She received her Master of Education in 2006 from the University of Phoenix and continues to work toward completing her Doctoral Degree in Leadership Administration.
Mrs. Ivory-Brown loves children and desires them all to feel successful. Her love for children is evident in her daily interactions. She works hard to ensure all children feel valued and safe in their learning environment. She firmly believes that " students don't care how much you know until they know how much you care".
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