4th Grade

Kelli Bosch

4th Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8402 | E: kelli.bosch@dmschools.org

Biography

Welcome to 4th grade at Capitol View!  My name is Kelli Bosch and I am looking forward to a fun year of learning and growing in Room 216!  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 sporting activities.  Go Cyclones!

Melanie Burdick

4th Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8402 | E: melanie.burdick@dmschools.org

Biography

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 sixth year of teaching and my third 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.

Emily Case

4th Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8402 | E: emily.case@dmschools.org

Class Description

Hello! My name is Emily Case and this is my 5th year of teaching and my 3rd year of teaching 4th grade.   I graduated from Iowa State University and later from Drake University with my master's degree. I am so excited to have the privilege of teaching your students this year!

Ashley Dodd

4th Grade Teacher

P: 515-242-8402 | E: ashley.dodd@dmschools.org

Biography

Hello, my name is Ashley Dodd.  I have been teaching for seven years, but this is my first year at Capitol View!  I have previously taught fourth grade and I am so excited to be teaching it again.  I have a degree in elementary education from Clarks Summit University in Pennsylvania and I just recently completed my ESL (English as a second language) coursework at DeSales University in Pennsylvania.  I just moved back to Iowa from New Jersey and am looking forward to a great year with my fourth graders!

Ashley Schott

4th Grade Reading and Math Support

P: 515-242-8402 | E: ashley.schott@dmschools.org

Class Description

My name is Ashley Schott. I have been teaching for the Des Moines Public Schools for 10 years! I taught first grade for 4 years, kindergarten for 4 years, fourth grade for 1 year and now I am the support teacher for fourth grade. I enjoy working with many students to support them with their reading and writing! I love Capitol View and seeing all the students grow! I am also a mom to 4 children! We are a busy family and love to travel!! I am looking forward to a great year!