First Grade Teacher
Mrs. Ward teaches first grade at our school. She started teaching in 2010 and has been at Monarch Grove since 2017. She previously has taught preschool, first grade, pilates and dance! She attended the University of Nevada in Reno and earned a Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education, Masters of Science in Science Education and Language Acquisition and her multiple subject teaching credential. She lives in San Luis Obispo with her husband and daughter. She loves hiking, camping, fly fishing, snowboarding, soccer, dance and pilates.