Nikki Allen has been selected as the new Assistant Principal of Ponoka Secondary Campus.  

Allen holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Lethbridge, and a Master of Education from Wilkes University, focusing on the Art and Science of Teaching.  

“Nikki embodies the leadership qualities that we value at Wolf Creek Public Schools," said Sonja Dykslag, Assistant Superintendent of People Services. "Her commitment to education and her deep connection to the Ponoka community will be invaluable as she leads Ponoka Secondary Campus. We are excited to see her innovative approaches and leadership enrich the school community."  

Allen has served Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) as a classroom teacher, literacy specialist, and inclusion facilitator.   

Most recently, Allen has been the Acting Assistant Principal at Bentley School. Prior to this, she taught Grades 4 to 12 at various Wolf Creek Schools, including Mecca Glen School, Rimbey Jr. Sr. High School, Iron Ridge Intermediate Campus, and Bentley School.  

Allen is excited to serve Ponoka students.   

"I am thrilled to join the administrative team at Ponoka Secondary Campus," said Allen. "Ponoka is my home, and I am excited to bring my passion for education and leadership to serve our students, staff, and the broader community."  

She will assume the Assistant Principal role at the commencement of the 2024/25 school year this fall.  


**With information provided by Wolf Creek Public Schools.