Cindy Buchanan

3-5 Assistant Principal


(720) 424 5514

Leadership Team

Ms. Cindy Buchanan has been privileged to serve students and families throughout metro Denver and the far northeast area for over 20 years.  She has held a variety of roles including Elementary School Teacher, Literacy Coach, Instructional Specialist,  Elementary & Secondary Assistant Principal; and Elementary Principal.  

Ms. Cindy maintains an unwavering commitment to the DPS mission of ensuring Educational Excellence and equity, Accelerating Learning, and Enhanced SEL practices for all.  She is driven by purpose, genuine concern, and a passion for the equitable education of traditionally marginalized and underprivileged children and youth from diverse backgrounds.     

In her personal time, Ms. Cindy enjoys nature walks, inspirational writing, singing, and listening to motivational speeches and spoken words.  A few of her favorite quotes which she strives to live by include: “She believed she could, so she did”; “Be the Change You wish to see in the World”; and “God is within her, she will not fail”

Ms. Cindy is an Oklahoma Native and the proud mother of a College Senior.  She is beyond thrilled for the opportunity to lead the McGlone Academy – Lobos (3-5) team.