675 East Majestic Dr.
Washington UT 84780
T: 435.634-7005
F: 435-627-2767



Melissa Secor : 2nd Grade Teacher

Melissa Secor | 2nd Grade Teacher

My Email: melissa.secor@washk12.org

Jennie Cooper : 2nd Grade Teacher

Jennie Cooper | 2nd Grade Teacher

My Email: Jennie.cooper@washk12.org

Joy Sorenson : 2nd Grade

Joy Sorenson | 2nd Grade

My Email: joy.sorenson@washk12.org

Lina Figueiredo : 2nd Grade Dual Immersion

Lina Figueiredo | 2nd Grade Dual Immersion

My Email: lina.figueiredo@washk12.org

I received my degree from State University of Western Paraná - Language Arts (Portuguese & English)
Post-graduate in English and literature by University Center Assis Gurgacz Foundation

My favorite Subject to teach would be LANGUAGE ARTS

Favorite teacher growing up Mrs. Silva, my Math teacher

Favorite Book The Leader in me (Stephen R. Covey) and anything by Arthur Conan Doyle

I love how amazing you feel when you learn something new. That warm, fuzzy feeling that takes over you when you have an "a-ha moment"! The sparkly eyes! I wouldn't trade it for the world! That's why I am a teacher, so I can be a part of such a magical moment in my students' lives!!!

My hobbies are traveling, listening to music, singing and playing the piano

my favorite inspirational or favorite quote: "You can't blend in when you were born to STAND OUT" (Wonder)

Paige Pedersen : 2nd Grade

Paige Pedersen | 2nd Grade

My Email: paige.pedersen@washk12.org

I graduated from Southern Utah University
My favorite subject to teach is STEM
I had too many good teachers growing up to name! I loved my 2nd grade teacher and remember attending her wedding that year with my entire class. She made a lasting impression on me!
My favorite books would be anything Dr. Seuss
I love how we do STEM Night at MFES!
Some of my favorite hobbies include playing pickleball, swimming, and I love the beach
My favorite quote would be “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” -Dr. Seuss

Taylor Manuele : 2nd Grade

Taylor Manuele | 2nd Grade

My Email: taylor.schimbeck@washk12.org

I graduated from Dixie State University, and am currently working on a masters from Western Governors University
My favorite subject to teach is math. My favorite teacher growing up was my second grade teacher, Mrs. Wallis.
My favorite book is The Outsiders. Something that I love about teaching is getting to know the personalities of each of my students and seeing their excitement when they learn something new.
Some of my favorite hobbies are spending time with friends and family, crafting, and shopping. My favorite quote: "In a world where you can be anything, be kind."


Contact Us

675 E. Majestic Dr.
Washington, Utah 84780
Phone 435-634-7005
Fax- 435-627-2767