Principal LeeAnn Tyree
Ms. Tyree grew up in Idaho, but after some time going to college in Montana, she and her husband came to Alaska in 1986 to begin her career as a teacher and administrator.
She was a teacher in Holy Cross, Wainwright and Kotzebue during her tenure. While teaching in Wainwright Ms. Tyree completed a Masters in Educational Leadership at Brigham Young University. She was also a principal and director for Northwest Arctic School District, during which time she completed a Masters in the Literacy of Middle School Students at Alaska Pacific University.
While on a 5-year leave from Alaska, Ms. Tyree was employed as a Learning Consultant for a major telecommunications company, which gave her vast experience in educating and training adults seeking employment.
Ms. Tyree and her husband returned to Alaska in 2002 to complete their careers in education. Ms. Tyree returned to the North Slope Borough School District in 2015 to be the principal of Hopson Middle School.