First Grade

Haley Ashenfelter

First Grade

P: 515-242-8439 | E: haley.ashenfelter@dmschools.org

Biography

Hello and welcome to First Grade with Ms. Ashenfelter! I have been working with DMPS for 4 years and this will be my third year teaching first grade. I graduated from the University of Northern Iowa  - Go Panthers! When I am not teaching, I enjoy spending time with my friends and family, reading and shopping.

I love teaching at Willard Elementary because of the amazing staff, students and families. I am incredibly excited to begin this school year with my first grade students!

Katie Neal

First Grade

P: 515-242-8439 | E: katherine.neal@dmschools.org

Biography

Hello from Room 110! My name is Katie Neal, and this will be my fifth year at Willard and my fourth year teaching 1st grade. I attended the University of Northern Iowa. (Go Panthers!) When I am not teaching I love traveling, reading, and spending time with family. I am looking forward to another great year with 1st grade!

Rachel Tabibi

First Grade

P: 515-242-8439 | E: rachel.tabibi@dmschools.org

Biography

Welcome to First Grade!  My name is Mrs. Tabibi.  This is my nineteenth year of teaching and my fourth year at Willard.  I feel so lucky to work at Willard because of the wonderful staff and students!   I graduated from the University of Northern Iowa.  Go Panthers! Besides teaching, my loves include being with my family, reading, and shopping. I can't wait to learn and grow with my firsties!