Mr. David Boone joined the staff at New Way in 2010. After spending time in the Army, he earned his undergraduate degree at Northern Arizona University, with a dual focus on History and Physical Education. After working in the restaurant industry for more than a decade, including three years in management, Mr. Boone returned to school to focus on his Master’s degree.
Mr. Boone’s energy and dedication to the high school program is remarkable. His primary academic focus is in leading the High School social studies program. He also leads the yearbook team and has helped develop the photography program for New Way Academy. When he is not teaching, Mr. Boone can be found around campus taking photos at many of the special events. He has coached a variety of sports at New Way, including soccer, flag football, and volleyball. In addition to his love for history, Mr. Boone enjoys art projects, talent shows, and telling corny jokes.
Mr. Boone hails from the great state of Alaska (Chugiak) and is used to spending as much time as possible outdoors; he enjoys hiking, camping, and kayaking. On the weekends, he and his wife, Mrs. Boone (of the reading team) can be found in the mountains around Phoenix, hiking with their beloved pitbull, Dillon. Mr. Boone is also the president of a local alumni chapter of Kappa Alpha Order and he works as a mentor to the undergraduate chapter in Flagstaff.