•      My people
    Ms. Gardner
    AVID Coordinator
    High Potential Coordinator & Teacher
    Young Scholar Coordinator & Teacher
    Phone: 651-748-6620
    Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year!  I am extremely excited to be at Maplewood Middle School!!! This is my 21st year in District 622 and my 7th at Maplewood. I look forward to getting to know many students and families. Please see the high potential page for more information about the program and the AVID page for more information about AVID. Those involved in all programs will receive more information throughout the school year. Don't hesitate to call or email with questions!
    Here is a little about myself.  I...
    Live in Hammond, WI, which is about 35 minutes from Maplewood
    Have three kids - Colton (15), Brecca (13), and Declan (12).
    Have 2 cats 
    Love reading young adult literature and adult mystery/detective series
    Love football (Go 49ers, Packers, and the Steelers!!!!)
    Enjoy gardening 
    Love to bake
    Am very organized
    Have a sister who teaches FACS at Tartan
    Love thunderstorms
    Grew up on 10 acres in North Dakota
    Am still best friends with an elementary classmate
    Love sharks, otters, crocodiles, and snakes 
    Am a huge advocate for mental health awareness - #endthestigma
    Love action movies and TV series (currently binging Supernatural!)
    Have an amazing year!