Faculty Friday feat. Mrs. Clarie
This week’s Faculty Friday is our new 3rd grade math, science and religion teacher, Mrs. Natalie Clarie. Described by her peers and students as sweet, patient and dedicated–all the qualities that make for a good teacher–it makes sense that Mrs. Clarie has wanted to be a teacher since she was little! Read more about one of our newest faculty Lions and why she loves CKS!
M.A. in Elementary Education, Certified in Prek-6th Grade Reading and ESOL Endorsed
What is the most valuable lesson you've learned while teaching?
That you have to be patient and go with the flow.
What is your favorite food?
I love everything!
What is one interesting fact about you?
I am fluent in Spanish.
What is your dream vacation?
My dream vacation is to go to Italy and Greece.
What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
I enjoy spending my free time with my family and friends.
When you were in Kindergarten, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a teacher.
What adjective best describes you?
Empathetic and Sincere
What is your favorite classroom activity/project? Why?
I love “getting to know you” activities in the beginning of the school year because it helps me to better get to know the student and their interest.
What is one thing you want your students to take away from this school year?
That they can accomplish anything with a little hard work and effort.
Why do you teach?
I teach because I love children and making a difference in their lives.
Why do you love CKS?
I love CKS because it's such a welcoming community. You can tell that everyone respects and cares for one another.
Want to learn more about our 3rd grade program? Click here to find out.