Kindergarten

WECOME TO KINDERGARTEN!
Garlough kindergarten teachers share a passion for finding new ways to help students learn. We have embraced our magnet with enthusiasm, having seen for ourselves the magical learning experiences nature-based education provides for curious, eager kindergartners. Our team of kindergarten teachers is focused on child-centered, innovative teaching methods and creating a warm, nurturing environment where all children can be successful.

KINDERGARTEN TEACHERS

Anne Bolsem
651-403-8135 | anne.bolsem@isd197.org | webpage

Lisa Jasper
651-403-8123 | lisa.jasper@isd197.org | webpage

Justin O'Keefe 
651-403-8154 | justin.okeefe@197.org | webpage

Polly Saatzer
651-403-8133 | paulette.saatzer@isd197.org | webpage


HOW CAN PARENTS SUPPORT THEIR CHILD'S LEARNING?

  • Ensure your child comes to school rested, well fed and ready to learn.
  • Recognize your child's achievements and progress.
  • Review your child's homework assignments and school work.
  • Talk to your child's teacher or principal when you have questions or concerns.
  • Ensure your child has a space to study that is free from distractions.
  • Monitor your child's television viewing habits, online and cell phone activities and outdoor play.
 
KINDERGARTEN READINESS