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Paris Ridge Elementary


Kris Vydareny Principal
Maggie Ruple Secretary
Kathy Swieter Secretary

Teaching Staff

Melanie Felix Kindergarten
Holly Finkler Kindergarten
Molly Ulrich Kindergarten
Rachel Campbell First Grade
Chelsea Little First Grade
Grace Horn Second Grade
Nichole Meurlin Second Grade
Kelly Schoonbeck Second Grade
Lindsey Nickels Third Grade
Patricia Pohl Third Grade
Karen Rath Third Grade
Sarah Cox Fourth Grade
Amy Dyksterhouse Fourth Grade
Bari Kane Fourth Grade
John Baty Fifth Grade
Kristin Buzalski Fifth Grade
Aaron Whitley Fifth Grade


Elizabeth Hentschel Art
Rose Hoogterp Art
Jody Grantz Library Clerk
Ryan Oostdyk Music
Jesse Liker Orchestra
Timothy Soper Physical Ed.
Julie Shuman Spanish

Student Support Services

Sarah Lane Interventionist
Jackie Sonuga Interventionist
Sherri Faler Para Educator
Jen Howell Para Educator
Sara Hughes Para Educator
Jeri Jousma Para Educator
Holly VanStrien Para Educator
Melanie Heffner Speech
Bethany VandenBrand Teacher

Support Staff

Sue Sanker Cafeteria
Barb Chase Cafeteria Supervisor
Anthony Claybrook Custodian

Key Communicator

Heather Moore Key Communicator