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Anna Cooksey

Assistant Principal: West Valley City K-4

Anna Cooksey, M.S.Ed., is the K-3 principal at WSA.  She moved to Utah from Kansas City in 2017 and joined the Wallace Stegner Academy team as a first-grade teacher that same year.  She has over 10 years of experience in education, in a range of roles including paraprofessional, teacher, teacher lead, and instructional coach.  Mrs. Cooksey received a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin, and a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction from WGU. She holds a professional level 2 teaching license in the state of Utah and is Highly Qualified.  Mrs. Cooksey has a passion for forming strong, positive relationships with all students and strives to do what is best for each individual child.  She enjoys supporting teachers in providing a quality education for all students.  In her free time, Mrs. Cooksey loves to travel, read, and spend time with her family and friends.