Mrs. Amanda Swift has been a proud resident of Calhoun since 2009. She spent many years working for Dalton Public Schools as an elementary teacher and as an intermediate instructional coach before becoming part of the Jacket family. She served as a literacy lead and coordinator for COLA Jr. for Calhoun Primary & Elementary and also served as one of the assistant principals at Calhoun Middle School. Amanda is dedicated to helping teachers and students grow as learners through professional development, modeling, and coaching.
Swift holds a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education and a minor in Spanish from Ball State University, a Master of Education in curriculum and instruction with a specialization in literacy from Lesley University, an ESOL endorsement, and is currently completing her leadership degree with Kennesaw State University.
Amanda and her husband, Ryan, have two boys. Asher is in 3rd grade at Calhoun Primary School, and Levi is in Kindergarten at the Early Learning Academy.