Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. English Secondary Teaching Certifications - English, French

Ms. Jenifer Cavaness-Williams

Ms. Cavaness-Williams (Ms. CW) has worked for the West Ada School District for 3 ½ years. She started as a long-term substitute for Renaissance High School.  She has been working the last 3 years as a Virtual School House ELA Teacher, first at Rebound School of Opportunity, and last year at the Virtual Schoolhouse. Before finding her teaching home at West Ada, she worked for the Boise, Vallivue and Kuna School Districts, as well as for the Idaho Legislature as a secretary. She also spent several years as a full-time parent to her children, who recently celebrated their 19th and 17th birthdays.

She is certified to teach English and French. Music, travel, languages and people are her passions. She recently started taking oud/ud lessons, a goal she has had for several years.  She loves to teach, because she loves people and loves working with them to help them achieve their goals.

Office hours are 2:41-3:15.  My email is

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