Hello everyone! My name is Lacey Bleich. I graduated from UNI with a BA degree in elementary education with a middle level endorsement. I also have my special education endorsement. This is my 8th year teaching in Des Moines Public Schools. I taught at East High School for 6 ½ years before transferring to Brubaker last year. Here at Brubaker I am one of the special education teachers that work swith the 5th grade team.
Hello! My name is Mrs. Hedges and I have been teaching first grade at Brubaker for seven years. I graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Elementary Education and specialized in reading. I recently graduated from Drake University with my masters in Educational Leadership. When I’m not teaching, I enjoy spending time with my family and trying to keep up with my two boys! I love teaching at Brubaker, it’s going to be a great year!
Hello!! My name is Brooke Weir, and this is my first year at Brubaker. I am excited to teach first grade this year! I graduated from the University of Northern Iowa, and this will be my second year of teaching. When I am not in the classroom, I enjoy spending time with my husband and two young children. I am excited to be a part of Brubaker!! It’s going to be a year full of fun!!