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Dr. Heineman and students

Dr. Amanda Heineman, Principal

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Dr. Heineman has worked in education for 15 years -- 10 years in Tustin Unified School District and 5 years as a first grade teacher in Ohio. Most recently, Dr. Heineman served as the coordinator of Elementary Curriculum and Teacher Induction for Tustin Unified School District. Prior, she taught first, second, and third grades at Loma Vista Elementary and Peters Canyon Elementary. Dr. Heineman also served as a Digital Learning Coach supporting teachers across various schools and grade levels with integrating technology into the classroom. Dr. Heineman has served as principal of the TUSD Elementary Summer School program for the last few years.

Dr. Heineman has a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education and a master’s degree in educational administration from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and a doctorate of education in K-12 urban leadership from the University of Southern California.

Dr. Heineman grew up in Indiana and always wanted to be an elementary teacher. She loves reading and spending time at the park with her husband and daughter.