It's Holiday Spirit Week at Edwardsville this week. Look below for the theme of each day and join in on the festivities!
Monday: Wear holiday socks
Tuesday: Wear a holiday scarf
Wednesday: Wear an Ugly holiday sweater
Thursday: Wear a holiday hat or headband
Friday: NO SCHOOL
Edwin Rogers, a second grade teacher at EDW, received an award today from the Mission Command Capability Development Integration Directorate Fort Leavenworth, Kansas for his support of his wife who is retiring from the Army. Congratulations Mr. Rogers!!!
Extra Extra...Read All About Them
Edwardsville Elementary strives to make sure your child is building to be their best and we want you to know more about the staff that partner with your children. Last month, we introduced you to the third grade team. This month, we are highlighting our 1st Grade team, who are located in the BLUE pod.
This will be Mrs. Amon’s 13th year of teaching. She has been teaching at EDW for the last 9 years. Mrs. Amon graduated from Emporia State University in 2002 with a BS in education and she has an early childhood and special education endorsement. Mrs. Amon also received her Masters in Education from Baker University. She lives in Bonner Springs, KS with her husband Patrick and her two children Peyton who is in 3rd grade at EDW and Parker who will be in Kindergarten next school year. Mrs. Amon enjoys the outdoors with her family and playing card games. Her family LOVES the Jayhawks and they enjoy watching any type of sports. Teaching has always been a passion of Mrs. Amon and she truly enjoys doing what she does every day!
Left to right: Mrs. Woodard, Miss Sullivan, Mrs. Amon, and Miss Zimbeck
This is Miss. Sullivan’s 12th year teaching at EDW. She has taught Pre-K, Kindergarten and is currently a first grade teacher. Miss Sullivan received her undergraduate degree in Elementary Education and her graduate degree in Early Childhood Education, both from Kansas State University. Miss Sullivan is super excited to be a part of the EDW family! She has always had a passion for teaching and has wanted to be a teacher since she was a little. Miss Sullivan is an avid Oklahoma University fan. She lives in Overland Park with her cat, Ella. She enjoys going to Chiefs games and spending time with her family, especially her 3 nephews :).
TMrs. Woodard's is in her fourth year teaching first grade but her first year as part of the EDW staff. She moved to the Kansas City area with her husband, Josh, so that he can pursue his doctorate in physical therapy from Ku Med. Mrs. Woodard is a K-State alum and a Topeka native. She makes frequent trips to Topeka to visit her family. She and Josh don't have any kids yet, but they love spending time with their nieces and nephews. Mrs. Woodard loves Chick fil a, the color purple, Starbucks and watching movies in her pajamas!
Katie Zimbeck is in her 2nd year of teaching and loves teaching 1st grade. She is a graduate of Pittsburg State University. Go Gorillas! She is currently working on her ESOL Endorsement (English Speakers of Other Languages) at Mid-America Nazarene. In her free time she loves to hang out with her boyfriend Ben of 2 years, go on walks with her 2 crazy dogs, drink lots of coffee at different shops, and shop (especially for shoes and sparkly things!) She hopes to travel to Europe soon to visit her sister Meg who has lived in Paris for 11 years. She would love to travel to as many countries in Europe as she can in her future! Her many passions are dancing, gymnastics, and listening to music non-stop.
Edwardsville Elementary School
1700 S 104th St, Edwardsville, KS 66111
Phone (913) 422-4036
Fax (913) 422-7165
Principal - Tammara DeLaRosa
Assistant Principal- Stefani Dreiling
Counselor- Kristin Moulin
EDW SCHOOL PLEDGE
Today I promise to be in control of my attitude. I can be a caring friend. Be honest in what I say and do. Show respect to others and myself. Care for our building. And give my best effort in all I do. I will soar to my personal best. Because I am an EAGLE.
Edwardsville Elementary Vision
Edwardsville students, staff, and community; Building to be our BEST!