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  • Welcome to Physical Education!
    "Helping children become physically active for a lifetime!"

    Courses taught:  6th-8th grade Physical Education

    Educational Background:

    I am a graduate from Eastern Michigan University, where I received my Bachelor of Science degree in K-12th Physical Education and Health.  At Eastern Michigan I competed as a Division I gymnast.  

    This is now my 16th year teaching.  After college I taught Physical Education for 4 years at Sykesville Middle School in Carroll County, MD., then moved to the area and taught 1 year at Mechanicsburg Middle School.  I got married to my wonderful husband in June 2009.  I taught at Wellsville Elementary School for 2 years.  I have been at Northern Middle School for 9 years now.  My husband and I have a son who is 7 years old and we have another son who is 4 years old.         

    I coached volleyball for 3 years at Century High School in MD and I have been coaching gymnastics for 21 years now.  I received my Masters Degree in Exercise Science from McDaniel College in 2010.  I am very excited to be at Northern Middle School and looking forward to another great year!

    *Please see the Grading Policy and Medical Excuse links on the left of the page for additional information on Physical Education classes.