Pamela Dickerson

We are pleased to announce that Shelly Cooper has been hired to be the new principal of Sacred Heart Catholic School. Shelly’s official start date is July 1, 2019.

For the past seven years, Shelly has been the Assistant Principal and Preschool Director at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School in Glendale. Before that, she was a teacher at two other schools in the Diocese of Phoenix for a total of twelve years. Shelly has her undergraduate degree from Arizona State University, where she majored in Special Education. She also has achieved two Masters of Education degrees from Northern Arizona University, one in Curriculum and Instruction and the other in Educational Leadership. Shelly also has a Doctorate in Early Childhood Education from Walden University.

Shelly and her husband Greg Cipriano have three adult children. Shelly and Greg are very excited about relocating to Prescott.

Sacred Heart will be hosting an Open House in August for parents and parishioners to meet Shelly in person.  Watch the bulletin and website for details! We are very excited to have Shelly as part of our Sacred Heart Catholic School family.