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Hello. My name is Kallie Simmons Strickland. The students refer to my as Ms. Kallie. I am in my 16th year of teaching. I feel truly blessed to be teaching at Springtown ISD. I am in my second year at Goshen Creek Elementary and am very grateful for the family I have gained with the staff here.
I grew up in Alvord, Texas as did my great grandfather Lynch, three of my four grandparents, and both of my parents. I graduated from Alvord High School in 1997. I attended Weatherford Junior College for two years. I then transfered to the University of North Texas. I earned my Bachelor Science Degree in Kinesiology and minored in Health in May of 2005. I taught 5th Grade Math at Chico Elementary for 13 years. I taught 7th Grade Math/Pre Algerbra, 7th and 8th Grade Finacial Litaracy, and 7th and 8th Grade Math RTI for one year at Alvord Middle School.
I have two amazing children. Corbyn is 18 and is a Senior at Alvord High School. Caryann is 10 and is a 5th Grader at Alvord Elementary. My better half is Ash Marburger. He has two daughters. Kiley is 21 attends NCTC, Macey is 18 and is a Senior at Chico High School.