Welcome to 1st Grade!


Welcome to Highland Terrace Elementary!  This is an amazing place to learn, grow and achieve.

As a first grade team, we are privileged to be teaching and guiding your child down a year full of exploration and discovery. We look forward to a year of growth!  We work hard at developing a safe, caring, inclusive environment for all to excel. We appreciate your partnership and welcome your support through a year that promises to be memorable.

Background and Interests
  • Bachelor of Arts in English, University of Washington
  • Master in Teaching, City University
  • Shoreline teacher since 2002
  • Professional Certification, Seattle Pacific University
  • Interests in quilting, cooking, and photography