Denny Heaton; Canyon View High School Principal

A new Canyon View High School Principal has been named for the 2017-18 school year.  Denny Heaton will be appointed by the Iron County School Board to lead the school beginning July 1.

Mr. Heaton has served most recently as the Vice President of Instruction and Operations at the Southwest Applied Technology College here in Cedar City. Prior to his tenure with SWATC, he served as the Principal of Southwest Education Academy, which is the alternative high school for Iron County.

Beginning his career as an English Teacher at Cedar High School in 1998, Mr. Heaton brings experience and passion for improving the teaching and learning within our school system. A graduate of SUU with his BA and MEd degrees, Mr. Heaton completed his EdD from Utah State in 2013. 

Mr. Heaton is excited to become part of an organization at CVHS that is making a concerted effort to better support student learning.


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Iron County School District is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate in the terms, conditions, or privileges of employment on account of race, age, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, or religion or otherwise as may be prohibited by federal and state law.

School District Office

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2077 W. Royal Hunte Dr.
Cedar City, Utah 84720
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