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Sherilyn Farris

Middle School Lead Teacher
  • B.A. Elementary Education, Saint Leo University
  • AMS Secondary Certification from the Houston Montessori Center

  • Former Upper Elementary (4th & 5th grade) team member
  • Oversaw formation of Middle School Program in 1998
  • Teaches Algebra 1, Math Course 3, Ancient World History (6th grade), World Cultures & Geography (7th & 8th grade), American History and Civics (7th & 8th grade)
  • Member and Past President (2010) of the Junior League of Gainesville

  • Vice President of JLG Membership

  • Vice President of JLG Community Advocacy and Research

  • Committee Chairwoman of JLG Community Advocacy and Research

  • Grant Evaluation Chairwoman of United Way of North Central Florida’s Success by 6 Initiative

  • Alumni member of Delta Epsilon Sigma National Honor Society

  • Alumni member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

  • Hobbies include volunteering in the community (especially Junior League of Gainesville), spending time at rivers and natural trails, traveling, Zumba
  • Greatest passion is the MMS middle school program and being able to spend time with all of the staff and students
  • Affiliated with MMS since 1997
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Susan Hansen

Middle School Team Teacher
  • B.A., English, Auburn University
  • M.Ed, Elementary, University of South Alabama
  • Bursar, Alabama School of Math & Science
  • Counselor, Camp Beckwith
  • Clerk, Mobile Register
  • Assistant, Department of Chemical Engineering, Auburn University
  • Certified teacher, State of Florida; Elementary and 6-12 (English)
  • National Council of Teachers of English member
  • Hobbies include knitting, crocheting, playing games with my kids, arts and crafts, and reading
  • Affiliated with MMS since 2004
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Karina Newman

Middle School Spanish Teacher
  • BA in Architecture
  • Post Baccalaureate Journalism and Public Relations
  • Florida Professional Teaching Certificate
  • Spanish Language Tutor
  • Two children attended MMS
  • Affiliated with MMS since 2010

 

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