Katherine McCall Petke

 

Katherine McCall Petke has been working in the field of education for the past 22 years.  She spent time as a preschool teacher, Kindergarten teacher, family resource and support specialist and an environmental education Instructor.  She has worked in both public and private schools. Katherine came to the Gardner School in 2002.

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Katherine received a Bachelors’ degree from Lewis and Clark College with a major in Psychology and a minor in Australia and New Zealand studies.  She returned to Lewis and Clark College and received a Masters’ degree in Teaching with a focus on early childhood and elementary education in 1999.  Katherine’s teaching is inspired by the Keat’s quote, “Teaching is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.”

Katherine grew up in the Columbia River Gorge and spent much of her childhood outdoors.  Katherine loves spending time with her family.  She enjoys walking, singing, reading, and eating delicious vegetarian food!

 

Upcoming Events

June

3

PTO Meeting

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June

9

Field Day Mazama and Kalama

10.30-11.30 Read More

June

9

Graduation

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June

10

Community Appreciation Breakfast

8.30am Read More

June

11

Field Day Loowit thru Tahoma

12.45-3.30 Read More

June

12

Last Day/End Year Potluck Picnic

11.30pm Read More

June

25

Board Meeting

5.00pm Read More

Mark’s Newsletter

May 29, 2015

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PTO Minutes

May 2015

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Calendar

June 2015 Calendar

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