ALL ABOUT MRS. SIMEK

 

Full Name: Kristine Elaine Simek

 

Birthday: October 1, 1968  

 

Teaching: 23rd year

(5) Kindergarten  (13) 2nd grade  (5) 3rd grade

 

Background:

Masters in Early Childhood -Oakland University   ('93)

Bachelors in Elem. Math/Science/Creative Arts-WMU ('92)

Clarkston High School ('86)

 

Married: June 12, 1993

 

Husband: Michael Kevin Simek (age 50)

 

Children: Trevor (age 19) and Ian (age 16)

 

Pets:  1 goldfish

     

 

Hometown: Lake Orion (although I grew up in Clarkston!)

 

Hobbies: Reading, biking, spending time with family/friends

 

Favorite Color:  Bubblegum pink or apple green

 

Favorite Vacation: Cape Cod in Massachusetts

 

Favorite Snacks: Ghirardelli DARK caramel chocolates,                                 Pepsi, or white cheesy popcorn

 

Person I Admire: My grandmother who was a middle school guidance counselor/teacher for 34 years and Oprah (for her humanitarian efforts in education).

 

Dislikes: Coffee, tea, candles (I'm allergic to all)

 

Likes: Snoopy items, going to the movies, bookstores

(I love children's books!)