Meet the Principal
Beverly Vista Middle School Principal, Dr. Skon
Dr. Skon brings BVMS over 14 years of experience starting as a Middle School Math teacher, later becoming a Common Core Site Lead at Laguna Beach Unified School District, 3 years of district-level leadership at Saddleback Valley Unified School District, and most recently the Assistant Principal at Fountain Valley High School.
Dr. Skon holds a Doctorate in Philosophy from Chapman University, a Masters of Arts in Education from Vanguard University of Southern California, and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Chapman University, Orange, as well as gaining professional credentials and training from Harvard Graduate School of Education, the Association of California School Administrators and Azusa Pacific University amongst several other notable achievements. Dr. Skon will assume the position in July.
In addition to her work in education, Dr. Skon enjoys golfing with friends, reading a book at the beach, and taking her dog Lexi for walks. Dr. Skon has three siblings - an older brother and sister, and an identical twin! Her twin's name is Heather and looks just like her. Both Dr. Skon and her brother, Brett, have followed the family tradition of being in education. Their grandmother graduated in 1933 from UCLA with a degree in education and spent her life dedicated as a reading specialist.