Welcome to Magdalena Steytler's HomepageMagdalena Steytler
Assistant Principal Mission
It is my mission to support the principal and staff at Lakeshore Middle to provide a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. I will also endeavor to impliment the vision and mission of Iredell-Statesville Schools though continuous improvement in order to reach ever higher levels of excellence.About meI am Dr. Magdalena Steytler, I have been living in the United States since July 2002 prior to that I lived in Cape Town, South Africa, where I taught middle school for 13 years, 5 of which I served as the Assistant Principal at Kenwyn Primary School. I joined Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools in 2002 where I taught Math for 3 years. I have been with Iredell-Statesville Schools since November 2007 and started teaching Pre-Algebra and Algebra 1 to 8th grade students at Troutman Middle School, I also served as the Instructional Facilitator at Troutman Middle for 2 years.I studied in South Africa where I received a Bachelor's degree in Educational Leadership form Cape Town Tech. After moving to the USA, I completed a Masters' Degree in Educational Leadership in 2012 at Gardner-Webb University and in 2016 I graduated from the same university with a doctorate in Educational Leadership.At the beginning of March 2013 I joined Lakeshore Middle as the Instructional Facilitator and in July 2017 I was appointed as Assitant Principal. I am very honored and proud to be a member of the Laker Nation!I will endeavor through all that I do to support the community, students, faculty and principal of the school in order continuously strive toward higher levels of excellence.