Phone: 719-291-7224


Degrees and Certifications:

BS Psychological Science MS School Counseling Principal Licensure

Mrs. Amanda Pethtel

Mrs. Pethtel most recently served as Associate Principal for Springs Studio, and in her new role as Principal for the 2022-2023 school year, she will manage day-to-day operations with a focus on data and instruction.

Mrs. Pethtel has a passion for Springs Studio where she first served as a High School Counselor before transitioning to the role of Dean to further the development of academic programs to support students in their exploration of career and college pathways. Her professional background includes more than 17 years of experience in education. Mrs. Pethtel earned her master's degree in school counseling from Butler University in 2010 and her principal licensure from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in 2019.

"I love being part of the Springs Studio family, and enjoy providing a unique and individualized educational model for students," she said. "I believe collaboration and positive relationships between students, staff, and parents are vital for success." 

Mrs. Pethtel and her husband have two grown children: a son who serves in the U.S. Navy and a daughter who is a student at UCCS. She loves hiking and kayaking in the Colorado outdoors.