1st Grade

Rachel Joens

First Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8433 | E: rachel.joens@dmschools.org

Robert Klostermann

1st Grade Teacher

E: Robert.Klostermann@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • Mount Mercy- Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education with an endorsement in Reading

Teaching Experience

  • 1st Grade Teacher- 1 Year

Family/Hobbies

  • I have been married for 25 years and have two boys. I love to be outdoors fishing and hunting.

Emily Murphy

1st Grade Teacher

E: emily.murphy@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • Drake University- Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education with endorsements in Reading and Social Studies

Teaching Experience

  • 1st Grade- 3 Years
  • Preschool- 2 Years

Family/Hobbies

  • I am from Moline, Illinois.  In my free time, I like to walk my dog George and play with my son Harrison.

Kaitlyn Scott

First Grade Teacher

E: Kaitlyn.Scott@dmschools.org

Biography

Education

  • Drake University - Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education with a Reading Endorsement

Teaching Experience

  • Kindergarten Teacher -2 years
  • K-3 Reading Interventionist- 1 year

Family/Hobbies

I enjoy spending time with my husband Skylar and our new baby girl. I also enjoy reading, watching movies, and spoiling my nieces and nephews.