Meet the Teachers

Help me to do it myself. -Maria Montessori

Sharon Murphy

Director, Kindergarten

Sharon has been a parent, volunteer and teacher at CMS since 2005. Sharon holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University, Bloomington in Elementary Education with a Reading Specialist endorsement and a Masters in Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Arizona State University.

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Tracy Beals

Science, Art

Tracy began teaching at CMS in 2004. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Architecture and Fine Arts. She is also a seasonal park ranger at Olympic National Park.

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Lucia Napolitano

Science, Math, Practical Life Skills

Lucia joined our staff in 2014 after many years as a substitute teacher. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resources from Cornell University. She is also an educational park ranger with the National Park Service.

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Jennie Wendell

Reading, Geography

Jennie joined our staff in 2016.  She has a BA from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma and a master's in Early Childhood Education from the University of Washington.  She has worked in a blended preschool program and participated in research at the UW's Autism Center. She has been involved with Peninsula College's Pre-3 Co-op program as a parent, board member, and teacher.

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