Shannon Haulotte joined Meridian in July 2013 as the Assistant Principal for Primary (K-6). In July of 2016 she became the Assistant Principal for Meridian's Middle School. Shannon graduated with a bachelors degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Texas at Arlington and received her Masters in Administration from Lamar University. She is certified in general education grades 1-8 and history grades 1-8. She has completed Category 1 and advanced IB-PYP training. Shannon worked as an early childhood educator in Arlington ISD and as a fourth grade teacher in Leander ISD. In Leander she was able to experience the journey of a school working toward IB-PYP authorization. She held numerous leadership roles in Leander, including membership in the Campus Advisory Committee and the Superintendent-Teacher Advisory team. Shannon enjoys working with Meridian students, parents and staff to provide an atmosphere that promotes and supports a commitment to lifelong learning.