Hello, and welcome to Kindergarten at Opstad Elementary! I am Wendy Harrison. My husband, Chuck, and I have lived in the Snoqualmie Valley for 15 years and have 4 sons. From left to right, our sons are Quaid, Maddox, Duncan and Gunnar. Quaid is going into 8th grade at Twin Falls and Maddox will be a junior at Mount Si this year. Duncan lives and works in Bellevue and Gunnar lives and works in Vancouver, Wa.Mrs. Harrison in kindergarten.I grew up in an Army family and moved many times. I began my school career as a kindergartener, in Fort Ord, California. I also went to elementary schools in Germany and Virginia. I began middle school in Virginia and then moved to Japan. I began high school in Japan and then we moved once more. I graduated from Livorno American High School in Italy. I attended the University of Idaho and graduated with a B.S. in Elementary Education in 1994. I received my Master's Degree in Learning and Technology from Western Governors University in 2013. I became a National Board Certified Teacher in 2017.
I began teaching in New Mexico, working with 5th grade and then 2nd grade. In Texas, I taught preschool and Kindergarten. I taught Kindergarten at Fall City Elementary before coming to 2nd grade at Opstad and then coming back to K. I am very excited to be here and to be teaching Kindergarten! Thank you for sharing your children with me.
See you soon!