|Vice Principal Mrs. Andrea Devito|
Andrea DeVito was born in Kelowna, BC. After graduating from Kelowna Secondary School, Mrs. DeVito continued her education at the University of Victoria, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Education, specializing in English and History. Later, in 2001, Mrs. DeVito completed her Master's Degree in Administration from the university of Gonzaga.
Mrs. DeVito returned to the Okanagan in 1993 to complete a teaching practicum and later to accept a teaching position at Penticton Secondary School, where she would teach grades 9-12 English as well Advanced Placement Language and Composition. In 2005, Mrs. DeVito became English Department Head, and in 2006, she accepted a part-time position as District Helping Teacher in the areas of Literacy and School Completion. Mrs. DeVito began her administrative career as vice principal of Summerland Middle School in 2009. After five years at SMS, Mrs. DeVito returned to Pen High as vice principal.
Mrs. DeVito is the proud mother of two daughters and one spoiled cocker spaniel. Over her 20 years in education, Mrs. DeVito has been very, very fortunate to work alongside many exceptional teachers, and continues to learn from and with her colleagues. She is passionate about quality education and the overall well-being of young people
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela