Jefferson Elementary School Staff

Sara Streeter


Mrs. Streeter believes that all children can learn at high levels!  She believes t...

Richard Smith

Assistant Principal

Sara Lawrey

Administrative Assistant

I started working for Dickinson Public Schools in 2015, first as a Special Ed Paraprofe...

Celeste Hughes

Administrative Assistant

Patricia Aijala


Stephanie Anderson

Technology Paraprofessional

Ross Ascheman

School Counselor

McKyla Beagle

Process Facilitator

Hillary Bean

Grade 1

Isiah Binstock

Physical Education

Greetings! My name is Isiah Binstock and I started teaching at Jefferson in 2019. I was...

Rachel Blinn


Mary Bullinger

Assistant Cook

Rachel Burns

Special Education Strategist

My name is Rachel Burns and I am a Special Education Strategist.  I have been in v...

Heather Burris

Title 1 Look Alike

Hello! My name is Mrs. Burris.  I have taught every grade K-8 at least once. Dicki...

Justine Cofell


Mandy Cortinas


Casey Danczyk


Dinah Eslinger

Grade 4

Hello! My name is Dinah Eslinger. I am a fourth grade teacher at Jefferson Elementary. ...

Amanda Fisher

School Counselor

My name is Amanda Fisher and I am the school counselor here at Jefferson. I received my...

Amber Fridley

School Psych

Leslie Gardner

ELL Teacher

Melini Grosulak

Grade 1

Welcome to first grade! I am looking forward to a wonderful school year with your child...

Brittany Hayden

Special Education Strategist

Taylor Heck


Chantal Heth

Grade 3

Hi! Welcome to 3rd grade at Jefferson. I started teaching in 2016. I graduated fro...

Crystal Hoerner


My name is Crystal Hoerner. I have been teaching since 1998. My husband and I have thre...

Lauren Holder

Music Specialist

Welcome to music! I started teaching music in 2005 and have been at Jefferson Elementar...

Alicia Hutzenbiler

Grade 1

Welcome to 1H! I started teaching in 2011. I have been teaching first grade at Jefferso...

Denise Johnson

Art Teacher

I teach Art to grades 1-5 at Jefferson, Heart River, and Prairie Rose. I graduated from...

Shayna Knebel

Grade 2

My name is Mrs. Knebel and I started teach at Jefferson in 2016. I love teaching especi...

Michelle Kovash

Literacy Coach

My name is Michelle Kovash and I am a District Wide Literacy Coach.  I love to rea...

Stephanie Lyson

Occupational Therapist

Emily Messmer

Grade 1

Hi there! I'm Miss Messmer, a teacher at Jefferson Elementary. I just graduated in ...

Zachary Meuchel


Bonnie Miller

Assistant Cook

BreAnna Montalbano

Grade 4

Hello! My name is BreAnna Montalbano and I have been at Jefferson since 2019. Outside o...

Cambria Morales


Megan Morey

Grade 2

Welcome to 2M! My name is Megan Morey and I have lived in Dickinson my whole life. I ea...

Landon Pavlish

grade 5

Dana Price

Speech-Language Pathologist

Hello! My name is Dana Price and I have been a Speech-Language Pathologist for the Dick...

Marisa Riesinger

Library Media Specialist

Taralee Roller

Grade 3

Welcome! My name is Taralee Roller. I teach 3rd grade at Jefferson! I earned my Bachelo...

Megan Schaaf


Welcome to Kindergarten! My name is Megan Miller. I have been teaching since 2014. I...

Mariah Schaff


Sheila Schilling

Head Custodian

Allie Schmidt

Head Cook

Kristin Seaks

Social Worker

I have been a School Social Worker with Dickinson Public Schools since August 2012.&nbs...

Jordan Smutzler

Grade 5

Hello! My name is Jordan Smutzler.  I grew up in Dickinson and graduated from DSU ...

Sara Steier


Hello! My name is Mrs. Steier. I am a kindergarten teacher at Jefferson Elementary. I h...

Richard Susa


Jenny Tikkanen

Special Education Instructor

My name is Jenny Tikkanen. I moved to Dickinson from Minnesota and started at Jefferson...

Kristi Todd-Stillings

Gifted and Talented Instructor

Hi, I’m Ms. Todd-Stillings. I provide district-wide Gifted & Talented service...

Pamela Wardell


Jennifer Wyckoff

Library Paraprofessional