Welcome to Room 216! My name is Kelli Bosch and I am one of the 4th grade teacher at Capitol View. It is a joy and privilege to learn and grow every day with your students. Thank you for sharing them with us! I am a graduate of Iowa State University with a Reading Endorsement. When I am not at school, I spend my time with my husband cheering on our five children with their school and sports activities. Please contact me at any time with any questions or concerns. Looking forward to an amazing year!
Welcome to fourth grade! My name is Melanie Burdick. I graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in Elementary Education with a Reading Minor. This is the start of my seventh year of teaching and my fourth year at Capitol View. I love fourth grade. Outside of school, I keep busy with my family and dogs. We enjoy anything outdoors. I also really enjoy reading, and painting. Please contact me with any questions or concerns. Thank you for allowing me to work with your amazing students. I am excited for a great year.
Hello! My name is Emily Case and this is my ninth year of teaching and my seventh year of teaching 4th grade. I graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Elementary Education and endorsements in reading and social studies. I later graduated from Drake University with my master’s degree in Educational Leadership. Outside of school, I enjoy spending time with my husband and son! I am so excited to have the privilege of teaching your students this year!
Hello, my name is Ashley Dodd. I have taught several different grades, but I love teaching 4th grade! I have a degree in elementary education from Clarks Summit University in Pennsylvania and an ESL endorsement in English as a second language) from DeSales University in Pennsylvania. I can’t wait for an awesome year of adventure, learning, and growth with my 4th graders!
My name is Ashley Schott. This is my 15th year teaching with Des Moines Public Schools and 13th year at Capitol View. I taught first grade for 4 years, kindergarten for 4 years, fourth grade for 1 year and now I am in my 4th year as a support teacher for fourth and fifth grade I enjoy working with many students to support them with their reading and math! I love Capitol View and seeing all the students grow! I am also a mom to 5 kiddos who are all in school this year. We are a busy family and love to travel!! I am looking forward to a great year and working with so many new faces!