Group photograph of Poplar Grove Elementary School staff

2018-19 Poplar Grove Elementary staff


Araujo, Luz – Cafeteria Assistant Manager (PGES)

Armstrong, Crystal  –  School Psychologist

Bailey-Fryd, Elaine  –  Music

Barnes, Jane – Physical Education

Bean, Lisa  –  K – 2 Special Education (Resource)

Bechtel, Tiffany – Second Grade

Bennorth, Sue  –  Reading Paraprofessional

Betts, Jamie  –  Second Grade

Blackburn, Travis (Cody) – Cafeteria

Brock, Deidra  –  Math Coach 

Brown, Kristen – Office Receptionist

Burgess, Jan  –  Kindergarten  

Byram, Josh – School Resource Officer

Campbell, Gail – Cafeteria

Campbell, Leslie  –  Second Grade

Casey, Lisa  –  Physical Education

Chambers-Woods, Whitney  –  School Counselor

Clavijo, Ayda Lucero  –  Cafeteria

Clark, Trisha – Occupational Therapist

Clemmons, Xavier – Custodian

Coffee, Peggy  –  Cafeteria

Collins, Cinamon  –  English Language Learners

Colvett, Ginger  – First Grade

Cooper, Heather  –  Kindergarten

Covington, Keisha – Second Grade

Dearing, Karen  –  Media Center Assistant

Erickson, Alisha  –  Principal

Fleming, Jessica  –  Special Education Paraprofessional

Freeman, Martha  –  Physical Therapist

Fusco, Tammy  –  Pre-Kindergarten

Genoble, Renessa  –  Reading Interventionist

Gish, Vicky  –  School Nurse

Grand, Larica  –  Instructional Paraprofessional

Grayson, Irma – Cafeteria

Hall, Janet  –  Bookkeeper

Halvorson, Millie – Physical Therapist

Hamby, Mallory – Art 

Harold, Art – Custodian

Hayes, Kelvin – Custodian

Haynes, Lacey – Cafeteria

Hill, Prisca  –  Family Liaison

Holt, Linda  –  Instructional  Paraprofessional

House, Christine  –  Fourth Grade

Howell, Katrina  –  Third Grade 

Hubbard, Angela – Instructional Paraprofessional

Huerta, Selene – Cafeteria

James, Dawn – Fourth Grade

Jones, Elease  –  Computer Lab Paraprofessional

Kelly, Amy Garrigan  –  Speech/Language Pathologist

Kennedy, Angela  –  MAC Site Director

Kennedy, Felipa – Cafeteria Assistant Manager (PGMS)

Lampley, Jennifer  –   Accelerated Learning

Larkin, Louise – Assistant Principal

Letsinger, Kristen  –  Fourth Grade

Marotta, Jennifer  –  Reading Coach

Mazeika, Catherine – Instructional Paraprofessional

Mennenga, Karen  –   English Language Learners

Messer, Karen  –  Special Education Paraprofessional

Myers-Jones, Nicole – Cafeteria

Miller, Jodi  –  Instructional Paraprofessional

Morgan, Lorie – Cafeteria Manager

Nance, Morgan  –  First Grade

Neal, Lance  –  Physical Education   

Nord, Jane – Cafeteria

Perez, Breanna – Paraprofessional

Perez, Daniel  –  Custodian

Richardson, Sharese  –  Kindergarten

Risko, Mason  –  PreKindergarten Paraprofessional

Schenk, Molly  –  Occupational Therapist

See, Madelyn – First Grade

Shuff, Kim  –  Special Education Paraprofessional

Smith, Millard  –  Fourth Grade Special Needs (Resource)

Spencer, Bill  –  Third Grade

Sproul, Jean  –  Kindergarten

Sternenberg, Rhonda  –  Attendance Secretary 

Stephens, Lindsee – English Language Learners

Venegas, Maria – Custodian

Wallace, Starr  –  First Grade

Ward, Renee  –  Library Media Specialist

Ward, Shannon  –  Third Grade

White, Leigh Ann  –  K-2 Special Education

Williams, Patti  –  Instructional Paraprofessional

Winter, Melinda  –  Special Education Paraprofessional

Woronka, Ashley  –  Third Grade

Wright, Rochelle  –  Fourth Grade

Wynne, Meghann  –  English Language Learners

Upcoming Events

all-day Used Book Sale @ Poplar Grove Elementary Lobby
Used Book Sale @ Poplar Grove Elementary Lobby
Feb 25 – Mar 1 all-day
Used Book Sale @ Poplar Grove Elementary Lobby
Our annual PGS used book sale benefits our school library! Please consider sending money in with your child this week to shop the used book sale!
6:00 pm Family Literacy Night @ Poplar Grove Elementary
Family Literacy Night @ Poplar Grove Elementary
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Family Literacy Night @ Poplar Grove Elementary
On Tuesday, February 26, we will be holding our Family Literacy Night at PGE with a variety of literacy activities. Sign in and get a card with a map of activities available—vocabulary games, electronic books,… Continue Reading FACULTY
9:00 am Pre-K – 2nd Grade Symphony Trip
Pre-K – 2nd Grade Symphony Trip
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:15 am
Pre-K - 2nd Grade Symphony Trip
*Please contact your child’s teacher for more information regarding this field trip for Pre-K through 2nd grade students! 🙂
all-day Vocabulary Parade
Vocabulary Parade
Mar 1 all-day
Vocabulary Parade
Our second annual Vocabulary Parade will take place on Friday, March 1. Be on the lookout for more detailed information coming soon!