Meet Patrick Holmes, a 5th Grade teacher at North Elementary School. Patrick wants his students to embrace their individuality but also know how to work as a team and a family, within and outside the classroom.
Meet Deanna DiPietra, a 3rd Grade teacher at Schafer Elementary School. Deanna realizes the most important part of her job is building relationships with her students and their families.
Meet Kelly Haugen, a 7th Grade math teacher at Jackson Middle School. Through her experiences with great teachers in District 45 as a child, Kelly quickly realized she wanted to become a teacher and provide students with the same positive experience.