Meet Our Principal, Mrs. Sleet

  • This year, Mrs. Sleet is in her 26th year as an educator. Mrs. Sleet is honored to be the Principal of Del Mar Hills Academy. She has taught in the Del Mar Union School District for over 22 years (most of them at Del Mar Hills) with experience in third, fourth, and fifth grade. In addition to teaching, Mrs. Sleet has been a Teacher Leader in the Del Mar Union District. She has been a Cognitively Guided Instruction (CGI) Math Apprentice, a Modern Learning Studio teacher, and an Essential Elements of Instruction (EEI) Lead Teacher. Mrs. Sleet has been the Assistant Principal at Torrey Hills School since January 2018.

     Mrs. Sleet attended San Diego State University where she earned a Liberal Studies Degree and a Teaching Credential. In 2005, Mrs. Sleet was Reading Teacher of the Year for the Del Mar Union School District.  In 2007, she was the recipient of the KPRI Teachers Make a Difference Award. In 2012, Mrs. Sleet was the Del Mar Hills Teacher of the Year and the Del Mar Union School District Teacher of the Year. In May 2016, Mrs. Sleet completed the Administration Credential Program through the San Diego County of Education.

    When Mrs. Sleet is not at school, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her three sons. Her oldest son just graduated from Indiana University where he earned a degree in Sports Management and Economics. Her middle son attends San Francisco State where he studies film. Her youngest son is a junior in High School. You can often find Mrs. Sleet cheering on her sons at the baseball field or alongside the basketball court.

    Mrs. Sleet is extremely grateful to be the Principal of Del Mar Hills Academy!