Education: BS in Interdisciplinary Studies with a double Major in Elementary Education and Reading from The University of Texas at San Antonio.
Experience: 15 years
Bio: This is my 2nd year at Lily B Clayton. Last year I taught 4th grade and looped up with my great group of kiddos. I am married and have 3 kids- twins, Casey and Avery that are 15, and Emma who is 13. We live out in Aledo, with our 2 Labs, where my kids go to school.
Hobbies: reading, cooking, camping/hiking, gardening, writing adolescent chapter books.
Foods: I love Mexican and most foods, but I am Gluten Free, so no wheat for me!
Education: I have a BS in Elementary Education from Texas Christian University.
Experience: I have taught 18 years in public and private schools. I have taught first, second and third grades.
Bio: I have lived in Fort Worth for the last 8 years. I grew up in San Antonio and have also lived in Houston. I love being a mom to my 3 children: Sydney (23 yrs old), Kyle (19 yrs old) and Ryan Marie (16 yrs old). My husband, Keith, and I have been married for almost 29 years. We met in high school and went to TCU together. I am so blessed and excited to be working in such an amazing school, and in the Paschal pyramid, where my children have attended!
Hobbies: gardening, cooking, walking/running with our dogs, reading
Karla Paez Ortiz - Dual Language Teacher