Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Kristine Kovarik
My name is Kristine Kovarik and this is my second year at Clay Academy. I am excited to be working in the role of the Academic Instructional Coach. In this role I will be working with the principal, staff, and students to support student learning in the classroom. I love working on analyzing data, planning, and building our instructional capacity as teachers to ensure that all students have access to a high quality education.
I have spent my years teaching in Kindergarten at Ford and Adams Elementary in Saint Louis Public Schools as well as a charter school and Pre-K in Atlanta, GA. I have a Reading Specalist and specalize in Literacy. I have also served in the informal education world working as a Public Programs Educator for the Saint Louis Science Center.
Please use the following district links for COVID-19 resources and extended learning during this time.
Please contact me if you need additional assitance in regards to Distance Learning in this time.
B.S. Computer Science - Webster University
M.A.T- Elementary Education- Early Childhood Education- University of Missouri Saint Louis
M.A.- Reading - Webster University
B-3 Early Childhood Certification
1-6 Elementary Education Certification
K-12 Reading Specialist Certification