Veronica Schaeffer is a 2006 Waxahachie High School graduate. Upon graduation, she obtained her bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies at Texas A&M Commerce with the expectation of pursuing her passion in education. Mrs. Schaeffer began her career in 2010 as a sixth-grade Writing teacher at Clift Middle School in Waxahachie. During her five year tenure as an elementary-level instructor, she taught sixth grade English Language Arts (ELAR) at Finley Jr. High in Waxahachie (while coaching volleyball and track), sixth-grade ELAR in Lubbock ISD, and fifth-grade ELAR in Midlothian ISD.
Her gusto for early childhood education and instructional leadership prompted her to pursue a master’s degree in Educational Administration, which was completed at the University of North Texas- Dallas in 2014. After receiving her Principal Certification, Mrs. Schaeffer returned to Waxahachie in 2015 to serve as the Assistant Principal of Wedgeworth Elementary. She is proud to be a part of Turner Pre-K where her enthusiasm and excitement for children and community service continues to grow.