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Angela Sheffey-Bogan named planning principal for new Sartori Elementary School

Angela Bogan magazine cover May 10, 2017—Renton School District is pleased to announce that Angela Sheffey-Bogan has been named planning principal, and eventually principal, at the new Sartori Elementary School currently under construction in north Renton.


Angela is a veteran educator who began her career as a second- and third-grade teacher in Seattle and has also taught in Houston, Texas. Angela has also worked as a Literacy Coach, Language Arts Skills Specialist, and Summer School Site Coordinator. In 2008 Angela began her administrative internship at Dearborn Park Elementary, in Seattle, and became principal of that school in 2010. While at Dearborn Park, Angela launched the dual language international program, along with community partnership programs that offer assistance to students in need (read an article in Washington Principal magazine about Angela’s work here).


Angela holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Western Washington University; Masters in Teaching, Elementary Education from Heritage University; and Principal and Program Administrator Certification from the University of Washington, Danforth Educational Leadership Program. She is recognized as a visionary and creative leader who is passionate about equitable access, building global citizens, and fostering parent engagement. Angela is thrilled to join the Renton School District, and is looking forward to developing and growing the program at Sartori Elementary School.