Middle/High School Assistant Principal
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Amanda Simpson
Mrs. Amanda Simpson is in her second year as Assistant Principal at Mercer Middle/High School. She is also the coordinator of the Mercer Area Virtual Academy, a K-12 cyber program organized and managed by the Mercer Area School District. Previously, Mrs. Simpson taught special education at Jamestown High School for 7 years. She has also worked as a cyber teacher, an elementary special education teacher, and an instructional aide. Mrs. Simpson received her Bachelor of Science in Elementary and Special Education from Slippery Rock University in 2007 and her Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction as well as Principal Certification from Gannon University in 2014 and 2018, respectively.