Mrs. Pellikan



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Mrs. Pellikan

Some important information about me…

  • This is my second year teaching Second grade and I am thrilled to be your child's teacher
  • Prior to teaching second grade I was a Reading Specialist for eleven years
  • I started my teaching career as a kindergarten teacher and then I taught fifth grade before having a family of my own
  • I have a Bachelor's Degree from Loyola and a Masters of Science in Reading from University of St. Francis as well as over 50 Graduate courses beyond my masters and am a certified Reading Recovery instructor
  • My husband and I reside in Crystal Lake with our two children.  My husband is an educator at Prairie Ridge High School, we have a son Hank and a daughter Caera who both attend PR.  We also have a Golden Retriever named Maggie.
  • Teaching is my calling and I cannot wait to begin this new journey as your child's second grade teacher.  I am honored to be able to share this next school year with you and your child!