Young, Shanna (Assistant Principal)
Shanna Young, Assistant Principal
Ms. Young has been an educator for 15 years, teaching math in Prince Georges County and at Dunbar and Duke Ellington high schools in the District. At Duke Ellington, she became the math department chair and then a full-time administrator.
Ms. Young earned a bachelor’s degree in computational applied mathematics at Bowie State University and a masters at Howard University.
She describes herself as “easygoing” and “very adventurous”: she loves to travel and explore, and enjoys athletic activities. She believes that working with students should be a shared learning experience, where she benefits from her involvement with students as much as students benefit from her advice and leadership. She says that her door is always open to students and parents, who can get in touch with her at school or by phone or email.