Third Grade Team


Sarah_Webb_SmithRoom 213, Sarah Webb Smith
http://uparkowls3smith.weebly.com/
sarah_webb_smith@dpsk12.org

What year did you begin teaching?
2000.

Where did you go to college?
University of Iowa, Regis University, University of Northern Colorado.

What is your favorite thing about University Park Elementary?
The wonderful students and families.

If a school day suddenly got cancelled, how would you spend the day?
Reading, cooking, and watching The Real Housewives (all of them).

If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Toss up between pizza and ice cream.

If you weren’t a teacher, what do you think your job would be?
A doctor.

Room 214,3_JenniferWilson Jennifer Wilson
http://uparkroom214.weebly.com/
jennifer_wilson@dpsk12.org

What year did you begin teaching?
I began teaching in 1990 and I’m still learning!

Where did you go to college?
First I went to Baylor University in Texas to get my Bachelor’s Degree. Then I went to the University of Colorado to get my Master’s Degree. I’ve also taken classes at Colorado State University.

What is your favorite thing about University Park Elementary?
My favorite THING about University Park Elementary is EVERYTHING! What smart students! What helpful teachers! What supportive parents! What a cool building!

If a school day suddenly got canceled, how would you spend the day?
Any time I have a free moment I spend it READING, READING, READING!!!!!!

If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
If I could only eat one food for the rest of my life, I’d be sad thinking of all the foods I couldn’t have. But I’d still enjoy my grilled steak.

If you weren’t a teacher, what do you think your job would be?
If I weren’t a teacher I’d be bored. I’d try to get a job as a librarian so I could be around books, help others get books, and teach others to LOVE books all the time!

Room 215, Dana Jackett
http://msjackett.weebly.com/
dana_jackett@dpsk12.org

What year did you begin teaching?
I started teaching in 1996 at Edison Elementary in Denver.

Where did you go to college?
University of Colorado, Boulder. I am a proud Buffalo!

What is your favorite thing about University Park Elementary?
I love the friendliness of the students and staff.

If a school day suddenly got canceled, how would you spend the day?
I would plan a summer trip to either a mountain campground or a beach somewhere. Or making a photo book from the last trip I took.

If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Something Mexican.

If you were not an educator, what do you think your job would be?
I would love to be a professional photographer.

What is something your students might be surprised to know about you?
Most people are surprised to know that I have been skydiving because jumping out of an airplane is a pretty crazy thing to do!

What was the last thing that made you laugh out loud?
I have wonderful friends who really make me laugh, so it was probably when my art teacher friend told a super funny story.